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They Call Us Bruce 229: They Call Us The Most Asian Costco
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Jeff Yang and Phil Yu present an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America. What's up, podcast listeners? We've got another episode of our podcast They Call Us Bruce. (Almost) each week, my good friend, writer/columnist Jeff Yang and I host an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America, with a strong focus […]

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Twenty-Three Angry Years
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Happy Angryversary. What is time? Seriously, how is it that I’m writing they twenty-third annual version of this post? Yes, good readers, today happens to be the 23rd anniversary of Angry Asian Man. On this day in 2001, just a few minutes past midnight, I fired up the file transfer protocol and uploaded the very […]

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Third State Books – A New Publishing House Amplifying Stories from Asian America
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Living within five miles of Stanford University, I often attend talks there that are  open to the public. I recently went to a Stanford Asian Pacific American Alumni Club (SAPAAC) and Stanford’s Asian American Student Association sponsored panel discussion: Owning our Narrative: Conversations with the First Asian American Publishing House, Third State Books, This talk […]

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They Call Us Bruce 228: They Call Us Lunar New Year Love Story
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Jeff Yang and Phil Yu present an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America. What's up, podcast listeners? We've got another episode of our podcast They Call Us Bruce. (Almost) each week, my good friend, writer/columnist Jeff Yang and I host an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America, with a strong focus […]

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Asian American Commercial Watch:  Ken Jeong in Popeyes’ 2024 Super Bowl Ad “The Wait Is Over”
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My favorite fellow Duke Asian American alumni is Ken Jeong (’90), and he stars in this Super Bowl commercial announcing that the Popeyes fast food chain is now offering chicken wings as part of their menu: “The year is 1972. Popeyes has just opened, and they have some groovy, far-out, and tasty fried chicken. Unfortunately, […]

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They Call Us Bruce 227: They Call Us The Greatest Night in Pop
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Jeff Yang and Phil Yu present an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America. What's up, podcast listeners? We've got another episode of our podcast They Call Us Bruce. (Almost) each week, my good friend, writer/columnist Jeff Yang and I host an unfiltered conversation about what's happening in Asian America, with a strong focus […]

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Beef, Steven Yeun, And Ali Wong: Killing It With Golden Globe And Emmy Wins Making History
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Watching “Beef” with Steven Yeun and Ali Wong winning these awards–Yeun and Wong both won Golden Globes for their roles–becoming the first and second actors who are Asian to win the award–as well as the show sweeping the Golden Globes and winning Emmys for Lead Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie and Lead Actress […]

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George Lee + George Li + Dance, Lin, And Yu (AKA Thank You All For Doing What You Do)
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There’s this amazing article down at the NY Times, https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/04/arts/dance/balanchine-nutcracker-the-original-tea.html, and I think it just goes to show us the people who have never been credited or gotten the opportunities that they should have, simply because of their race, and specifically because of being Asian American. From the article about the documentary: “…George Lee sits […]

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