TODAY’S FEATURES
dara shen
Arts & Sports

Dara Shen: Competing In A Combat Sport Where Asian American Women Are Rare

by Audrey Magazine
(No Comments)

Story by Ada Tseng. Photo by Susan Hale Thomas. Dara Shen is trying to explain what it feels like to get punched in the face. “Have you ever sneezed really hard?” she asks. “That’s what it fee

READ MORE
Screen Shot 2013-12-19 at 3.47.48 PM
entertainment

Life-Size Lady Gaga Doll VS. Gaga-Inspired Hello Kitty Doll

by Ethel Navales
(No Comments)

This past weekend, the oh-so-popular Lady Gaga was in Tokyo promoting her latest album Art Pop. Although Japanese netizens can say they’re accustomed to the eccentric, Lady Gaga still turned hea

READ MORE
cole
audrey man

The Daily SHAG: A Shirtless COLE HORIBE As Bruce Lee [Photos & Video]

by Ethel Navales
(No Comments)

Back in October, excitement was in the air when it was announced that Cole Horibe was chosen to play the legendary martial artist, Bruce Lee, in the world premiere of David Henry Hwang’s new play

READ MORE
marshmallow
COMMUNITY

Japan Introduces Term “Marshmallow Girls” To Combat Fat-Shaming

by Ethel Navales
(No Comments)

It’s no secret that the pressure to be thin is one faced by many woman. A simple flip through your average Vogue is enough to get the point across: society tells us skinny is pretty and fat is

READ MORE
freddie-wong
entertainment

Haikus With Hotties: Freddie Wong

by Ada Tseng
(No Comments)

After last issue’s inaugural haiku exchange with our ultimate Smoking Hot Asian Guy (SHAG) Godfrey Gao, who could possibly follow but über-popular YouTube star, filmmaker and former competitive gam

READ MORE
iid 2
Arts & Sports

You Won’t Believe What This Artist Did For Her Late Mother

by Ethel Navales
(No Comments)

Sun Yuan and Peng Yu are artists who have been working together in Beijing since the late 90′s. The duo is known for using extreme and sometimes controversial mediums. For instance, the two have

READ MORE
Screen Shot 2013-12-18 at 4.35.34 PM
COMMUNITY

This Will Melt Your Heart: The Struggle of Two Brothers Fighting for a Better Life

by Ethel Navales
(No Comments)

In 2011, the Boston Globe’s Billy Baker wrote a story on Johnny and George Huynh– two impoverished teenage brothers who spent every day dreaming of better circumstances. Baker delved deep

READ MORE
Screen Shot 2013-12-18 at 10.20.35 AM
Arts & Sports

J.R. Celski Proves He Has What It Takes To Win Olympic Gold

by Audrey Magazine
(No Comments)

Story by Ethel Navales.  As two girls walk by, one spots him and taps her friend excitedly on the shoulder before pointing in his direction. Too shy to approach him, they settle for sneaking peeks at

READ MORE
Screen Shot 2013-12-17 at 9.39.42 PM
entertainment

She Did It! Tessanne Chin Wins Singing Competition “The Voice”

by Anna Park
(No Comments)

We’ve been mesmerized by Chinese-Jamaican songstress Tessanne Chin on this season of The Voice ever since her rockin’ rendition of Pink’s “Try” turned the chairs of all f

READ MORE
hm
COMMUNITY

Why China’s “Hot Mom” Photo Competition Makes Some People Uncomfortable

by Ethel Navales
(1 Comment)

A competition was recently held by Chinese social media site Sina Weibo. Their mission? To find China’s hottest mom. While American Pie has made the idea of a MILF (you can look that term up if

READ MORE