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China Creates Separate Walking Lane For People Who Can’t Take Their Eyes Off Their Phone

by Ethel Navales
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  Most of us are familiar with driving laws which prohibit drivers from talking on the phone while behind the wheel and texting while behind the wheel.  These laws are understandable of course

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Adorable Asian Babies Who Dress Better Than You (PART III)

by Ethel Navales
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  If there’s one thing our readers can’t seem to get enough of, it’s Adorable Asian Babies. We’ve showcased the cuties with puppies, in Halloween costumes and even squeal-

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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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China’s Bizarre “Face-Kini” Makes It To French High Fashion

by Ethel Navales
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  Back in 2012, a Chinese beach accessory known as the “face-kini” began attracting worldwide attention. The term face-kini gained online popularity years ago when Time Magazine sho

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Touching Thai Commercial: This Boy’s Secret Causes Bullies to Stop In Their Tracks

by Ethel Navales
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  Every time I hear about a new Thai commercial going viral, I prepare myself with some tissues. Better safe than sorry, right? After watching an emotional video about financial burden, a heart

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The Ultimate Cat Nap, Even More Yellowface and Other MUST READS OF THE WEEK

by Ethel Navales
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1) Get the ultimate cat nap with Japan’s new privacy hoods. (READ HERE) 2) Butter on a stick? A fan attached to chopsticks? Would you purchase these bizarre Japanese inventions? (READ HERE) 3) S

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The Lipstick That Sold Out Worldwide Thanks To K-Drama ‘My Love’ Is FINALLY Back

by Ruth Kim
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  Hallyu stops for no one. Also known as the “Korean Wave,” Hallyu — that sweeping flood of catchy K-pop bands and heart-wrenching Korean dramas — has left a crazed world in its w

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Jamie Chung Has the Cutest Reaction to the Ice Bucket Challenge

by Ethel Navales
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  If you’ve been active on social media lately, chances are you’ve probably run into the Ice Bucket Challenge. In fact, this has caught the attention of celebs such as Lance Bass, El

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Korean Beauty: The Best, Most Wearable K-Makeup Trends To Try

by Anna M. Park
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  Everything out of Korea seems to be hot these days, from K-pop to kimchi to K-dramas. Add to that list Korean makeup trends that are a fun way to switch up your look. Here, easy how-to’s

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Forget Surgery, Japan’s New App Makes You “Sexier” Instantly

by Rachel Chen
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  We obviously live in a beauty-obsessed society. Diet tips, weight loss and surgery stories constantly make their way onto my newsfeed on a day-to-day basis. It’s tragic really — the

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