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Top 10 Most Outrageous Asian Superstitions

by Ethel Navales
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I had only been out of the shower for five minutes before my mom walked into my room to give me the same warning she’s repeated to me a hundred times before. “Don’t go to bed with

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Happy Black Day: Korea’s Single Awareness Day

by Ethel Navales
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In America, Valentine’s Day means roses and a box of chocolates for our significant other. It is arguably the most romantic national holiday for us. Apparently, for many Asian countries, a singl

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Youtube Stars React to Live-Stream Korean Eating Shows

by Ethel Navales
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Early last year, we asked you if you would be willing to pay just to watch someone eat food online. Not surprisingly, most of you thought the idea was crazy. What was surprising was just how popular t

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6 Ways to Fashion a Sarong the Polynesian Way

by Arianna Caramat
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  Summer is almost here, which means it’s beach time! And what better beach attire than a sarong? It’s easy, breathable and makes for a great coverup. The only real downside to a sar

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Japan’s Latest Beauty Trend May Have You Looking Sick

by Jianne Lasaten
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Admit it. We’ve all experienced our fair share of beauty and fashion trends that may have seemed attractive at the time, but looking back, you wonder what you were possibly thinking. For me, it

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Pakistani Teens Become Viral Sensation For Singing Justin Bieber’s “Baby”

by Amanda Walujono
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Like countless teenage girls, Saana and Muqqadas Tabaydar love Justin Bieber. Unlike countless teen teenage girls, they are achieving fame in Pakistan for their Justin Beiber love. It’s all tha

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A Look Into Tom Culture, Thailand’s Non-Traditional Gender Group

by Arianna Caramat
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  Sexual orientation and gender are influenced by social constructs of masculinity and femininity, but more people are starting to understand that both are not defined by a person’s biolo

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#DearMe: Michelle Phan & Other YouTubers Give Advice to Their Younger Selves

by Amanda Walujono
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March 8th is International Women’s Day, a holiday that celebrates the various achievements of women and calls for greater equality. In order to celebrate International Women’s Day, YouTube

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[Video] Jubilee Project Releases Another Tearjerker About Unconditional Love

by Ethel Navales
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  Jubilee Project has done it again. Their latest video “Blind Devotion,” which has us simultaneously crying sad and happy tears, proves that they’re masters at pulling our heartstrings. No

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Students Fight Back Against Racist “Banana” Slur with #MyBananaStory

by Amanda Walujono
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To some Asian Americans, the word banana represents more than just a piece of fruit. Instead, it is a slur that means “yellow on the outside, white on the inside.” I encountered the term i

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