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ALISA XAYALITH of The Naked and Famous On Stage Fright and Breaking Through

by Ada Tseng
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  Just four years ago, Alisa Xayalith was a shy singer from Auckland, New Zealand, who had suddenly exploded onto the international indie music scene with her band The Naked and Famous and their

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Steven Yeun to Create More Opportunities for Asian Actors

by Ethel Navales
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  In 2005, when Korean American actor Steven Yeun decided to pursue acting rather than get a job that directly correlated to his degree in psychology, you can imagine all the people who thought

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Top Stories of the Week: An Inspiring Granddaughter and Floating Babies

by Ethel Navales
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1) What This 20-Something Does For Her Grandmother Who Raised Her    2) “Mistresses”‘s Catherine Haena Kim Dishes On Working with Yunjin Kim and a Surprising Famous Relative  3) Chines

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Growing Up With Chinese Food, Dwayne Johnson and a Shake Weight, And Other MUST READS OF THE WEEK

by Ethel Navales
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  1) 23 Food Things Only Chinese American Kids Would Understand (READ HERE)    2) Maxine Hong-Kington and Billie Tsien Honored With National Medals of Arts (READ HERE)    3) Chinese

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Lee Hyori’s Behind-The-Scenes Photos of Her DIY Wedding on New Lifestyle Blog

by Ruth Kim
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  Gathering greens from her homemade garden at her quaint, new home on Jeju Island, South Korea, former Fin.K.L leader Lee Hyori has come a long way from her glamoured-up K-pop star days. On her

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Viral Video Alert: UN Creates Bollywood Music Video Promoting LGBT Rights

by Ethel Navales
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  After watching only a few seconds of this music video, we encounter dancing, singing, vibrant colors and, of course, romance. Yup, this can only mean one thing: Bollywood. Who doesn’t

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Viral Video Alert: Tiny Floating Asian Babies

by Ethel Navales
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Radio Station STAR FM 93.9 uploaded a video onto their official Facebook earlier this month and it already has 170,000 shares and even more likes. What could possibly captivate people this much? Ador

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Kara Birkenstock Dishes On ’90s Icons and Britney Songs

by Ethel Navales
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  We were lucky enough to get the chance to talk to Kara Birkenstock, the beautiful host of Lifestyle Network’s Style Bites, a show that brings the very best of every girl’s BFFs: f

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Adorable Thai Commercial Reminds Us That Technology Can’t Replace Love

by Ethel Navales
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I don’t know about you, but in my day, an elementary kid with a cell phone was simply unheard of. Well that’s certainly not the case anymore. I’ve seen 10-year-olds bring brand new

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Director Lucy Liu Debuts “Meena,” a True Story of Sex Slavery and Survival

by Rachel Chen
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  Stories of sex slavery constantly splash across the covers of newspapers or flash in bold letters on television. For most, it may just be another uncomfortable headline that makes us want to ri

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