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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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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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“The Forge” Transforms Tragedy into Strength through Martial Arts

by Katherine Chou
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In 2011, Tanya Lim committed suicide, leaving her savings to her younger brother Eric. He used those savings to create “The Forge,” a cinematic letter to his sister that is full of regret,

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The Latest Beauty Trend | Japanese Snail Facials

by Winnie Galbadores
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You read that right, the latest beauty trend happening in Japan right now is the snail facial. Beauty salon “Ci:z.Labo” in Tokyo gives women the opportunity to clear their skin through a f

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Awesome Story of the Day: KevJumba Builds School in Africa With YouTube Views

by Kristine Ortiz
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For many who watch his videos, Kevin Wu, better known as KevJumba, is known as a funny man.  With original and comedic videos like “Nice Guys” and an appearance on CBS’ The Amazing

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ASIANS IN COMICS Appreciation Post

by Ethel Navales
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Comic-Con may be over for the summer, but the fandom behind it is as enthusiastic as ever. The San Diego Comic-Con, which gains thousands of attendees yearly, is still fresh in the minds of many so it

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Fashion

Get This Anime Look | Fashion Inspired by Hayao Miyazaki Films

by Katherine Chou
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Scores of anime fans gathered over the July 4th weekend for the Los Angeles Anime Expo, none more enthusiastically than cosplayers in detailed home-made costumes. And Comic Con, the nation’s lar

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Pop Culture

Feminism and Go-Go Dancing? Get to Know ROLL MODELS Star Scarlet Chan

by Ethel Navales
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You may know her as the “loud and crazy” girl from the K-Town reality show. Maybe you know her as the self-proclaimed feminist model who has no problem discussing her ex-stripping days. Or

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Get the Look for Back to School | Asian Models Edition

by Kristine Ortiz
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Sure, it may be the middle of summer, but in less time than you might realize, school will be back in session.  Though the thought of hitting the textbooks and late-night study sessions can be a bit

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Catch our Summer Cover Girl Rinko Kikuchi in ’47 Ronin’ Trailer

by Kanara Ty
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The trailer is finally out for the long awaited ’47 Ronin’, the American adaptation of the real-life story of a group of samurai seeking to avenge their master. Keanu Reeves stars as an ou

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