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Japan Introduces Term “Marshmallow Girls” To Combat Fat-Shaming

by Ethel Navales
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It’s no secret that the pressure to be thin is one faced by many woman. A simple flip through your average Vogue is enough to get the point across: society tells us skinny is pretty and fat is

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Arts & Sports

You Won’t Believe What This Artist Did For Her Late Mother

by Ethel Navales
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Sun Yuan and Peng Yu are artists who have been working together in Beijing since the late 90′s. The duo is known for using extreme and sometimes controversial mediums. For instance, the two have

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Haikus With Hotties: Freddie Wong

by Ada Tseng
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After last issue’s inaugural haiku exchange with our ultimate Smoking Hot Asian Guy (SHAG) Godfrey Gao, who could possibly follow but über-popular YouTube star, filmmaker and former competitive gam

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Arts & Sports

J.R. Celski Proves He Has What It Takes To Win Olympic Gold

by Audrey Magazine
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Story by Ethel Navales.  As two girls walk by, one spots him and taps her friend excitedly on the shoulder before pointing in his direction. Too shy to approach him, they settle for sneaking peeks at

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Music Television

She Did It! Tessanne Chin Wins Singing Competition “The Voice”

by Anna Park
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We’ve been mesmerized by Chinese-Jamaican songstress Tessanne Chin on this season of The Voice ever since her rockin’ rendition of Pink’s “Try” turned the chairs of all f

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Why China’s “Hot Mom” Photo Competition Makes Some People Uncomfortable

by Ethel Navales
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A competition was recently held by Chinese social media site Sina Weibo. Their mission? To find China’s hottest mom. While American Pie has made the idea of a MILF (you can look that term up if

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A Closer Look at The VIRAL ASIAN STORIES of 2013

by Ethel Navales
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While it is true that Asian Americans don’t receive enough time to shine on mainstream media, we are far from silent. In fact, there were quite a number of Asian stories that went viral this yea

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Zhang Ziyi Wins Best Actress at 56th Asia-Pacific Film Festival (And Looks Stunning)

by Ethel Navales
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On December 16th, the 56th Asia-Pacific Film Festival Award Ceremony was held in Macau at The Venetian. Wong Kar-wai’s much anticipated film The Grandmaster proved that it was worth the antici

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Music Online

The Daily SHAG | EXO For Ivy Club Photoshoot [VIDEO INCLUDED]

by Ethel Navales
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Recently, 17-year-old singer/songwriter Lorde was cyberbullied for her “nerdy Asian boyfriend,” James Lowe. Lowe was met with every negative Asian male stereotype in the book. Situations

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Music

The Lylas: Much More Than JUST The Sisters of Bruno Mars

by Audrey Magazine
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Story by Jimmy Lee.  There is nothing in life quite like family. Your parents are the source of your being, and it is family members who can offer support and comfort, unconditionally. But those same

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