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Pop Culture

First Look: Animated Prequel to Bong Joon-ho’s “Snowpiercer”

by Katherine Chou
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Audiences worldwide eagerly await Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s English-language debut, “Snowpiercer.” Set in a post-apocalyptic world, the film contemplates the nature of humanity

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Art

Burka Avenger: Teacher by Day, Superhero by Night

by Katherine Chou
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Burka Avenger, Pakistan’s first animated female superhero, is on a mission for girls’ education. Donning a burka and using pencils and books as weapons, she fights villains intent on shutt

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Health & Lifestyle

Problematic Idea of The Day: The Price of Your Rent Depends On Your Weight

by Ethel Navales
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From the time that we are born, we are taught that slim is in. We are given the belief as women that thin is beautiful and we must strive to get to or maintain that image. In the United States &hellip

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Pop Culture

Interview with Under the Dome’s Jolene Purdy

by Karly Shimamoto
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If I ever find myself trapped under a gigantic, indestructible force field I would want Dodee Weaver to be there with me. Dodee is the feisty and insanely intelligent audio engineer in the new hit tel

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Food & Travel

Dream Destinations | Asia’s “Newest Wonders” & Its “Best Islands”

by Kristine Ortiz
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This past July, Travel & Leisure released the list of the “Newest Wonders of the World,” a list, compiled by UNESCO, of World Heritage sites, or places around the globe that have ̶

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Art

Instagrams from North Korea

by Katherine Chou
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Associated Press reporters David Guttenfelder and Jean Lee have been posting photos and videos from inside North Korea on their Instagram feeds. This is the first time anyone has posted on Instagram f

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Health & Lifestyle

The Truth About Summer Flings

by Ethel Navales
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Who can forget Danny and Sandy singing Summer Nights and reminiscing about their perfect summer romance. Let’s be honest here. I’m sure many of us, even if it was a mere fleeting moment, h

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News

Young Scientists Break Down Plastics with Bacteria

by Katherine Chou
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Plastics have become an ubiquitous feature of modern life, but their convenience comes with a price. Because of the length of time it takes for plastic to decompose, it now clogs up our landfills and

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Pop Culture

THE DAILY SHAG | BEN MAO

by Winnie Galbadores
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Meet Milan’s new face, Ben Mao. He was first discovered while shopping in H&M and has now become a full time model under the agencies Boom Milan and CalCarries Shanghai. He has walked the runway

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Fashion

Asians in Fashion | Kiko Mizuhara for 3.1 Phillip Lim, Fall/Winter 2013

by Kristine Ortiz
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The Japanese-based model-actress (and rumored former GF of Bigbang’s G-Dragon) stars in this fall’s campaign for the popular brand 3.1 Phillip Lim.  Photographed in Tokyo by But Sou Lai,

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