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News

Rice Tales: Indian Journalist Tweaks Ice Bucket Challenge To Fit ‘Indian Needs’

by Ruth Kim
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  The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that has flooded social media platforms for the past couple of weeks has, despite its charitable cause, stirred up controversy about excess and unnecessary waste of

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Food & Travel

Wait, MSG May Not Be So Bad After All?

by Ethel Navales
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  If you think Miley Cyrus and Chris Brown have bad reputations, think again. They have nothing on the nearly 50-year-old bad reputation of MSG, otherwise known as monosodium glutamate. Intere

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Fashion

Asian American Celebs Take The Red Carpet at 2014′s VMAs and Emmys

by Ruth Kim
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Two of the most fabulous, star-studded events happened back-to-back this year, and with them came a flurry of hot red gowns, sexy cleavage and swoon-worthy, fitted black suits. At the Emmys, ABC̵

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News

MUST SEE: Filipino Girl Group Perform Breathtaking “Let it Go” Cover on Korean Show

by Ethel Navales
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  I know, I know. You’re tired of “Let it Go” covers and I don’t blame you. In fact, when this video popped up on my newsfeed, I let out an exasperated sigh with an eye r

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Art

Kickass Cosplay Alert: Disney Princesses in Armor

by Ethel Navales
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  Back in the 1980′s, Japan needed a name for the ongoing trend of people dressing up as their favorite cartoon, anime and comic book characters. They came up with the term “cospla

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Pop Culture

20 Asian Celebs You Didn’t Know Were Asian (PART II)

by Ethel Navales
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    1) Hailee Steinfeld (Part Filipino)   2) Shay Mitchell (Half Filipino)   3) Janel Parrish (Half Chinese)   4) Naomi Cambell (Chinese Ancestry)   5) Sean Paul (Quarter

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Fashion

ASIA STREET STYLE: Menswear Inspirations

by Audrey Magazine
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  To the annoyance of my husband, I am one of those women who’d rather peruse the men’s section on shopping excursions; it’s not a matter of being anti-frill and fluff, but rather a curiosi

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Fashion

Arden Cho Looked Stunning At The VMAs

by Ethel Navales
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  The beloved Arden Cho, who was featured in our Spring 2014 issue, turned heads on the red carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, August 24, 2014. Cho wore a sparkly Sherri Hill dres

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News

Bear Hug Cookies, Yet Another Asian Racist Joke, Why Ferguson Matters to AA’s and Other MUST READS OF THE WEEK

by Ethel Navales
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1) Japanese cook creates bear hug cookies that are too cute to eat. (READ HERE)   2) Liar liar, pants on fire. Cheating in Asia at an all-time high. (READ HERE)   3) Senate Majority Leader

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Pop Culture

Add To Your Rotation: The Music of Japan-based R&B/Pop Musician Crystal Kay

by Ada Tseng
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  Already a star in her native Japan, the super cool R&B/pop singer Crystal Kay, who is of Korean and African American descent, is mounting her international attack with a brand new video

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