8Books Review: Lunar New Year Love Story
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From Asian American literary superstars author Gene Luen Yang and illustrator LeUyen Pham comes a delightful new graphic novel, Lunar New Year Love Story. Lunar New Year and Valentine’s Day celebrations may be over but you can relive the joy (sometimes fraught) in this lovely story about Valentina. Val has always loved Valentine’s Day, until […]

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Drafting Our Own Existence: On Vincent Chin, Activism, Community, Blogging, Loss, And Adoption
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From a chapter written in 2021 on Vincent Chin, Community, and Blogging. While I think it turned out different than originally planned as I couldn’t help but find these tethered pieces of adoption and loss that also started to permeate my writing–I like the dual conversation. ======== I think Vincent Chin has stuck in the […]

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‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” breaks Labor Day Box Office Records
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As I mentioned in a previous post about this movie, it was an open question how the it would fare during the Delta Variant surge.  Looks like the question has been answered – it would fare very well!  According to the Wall Street Journal, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, broke a Labor […]

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The Creator of the Famous ‘Konami Code’ Has Died
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Things to Know From Angry Asian America Kazuhisa Hashimoto, creator of the famous ‘Konami Code,’ has diedUp. Up. Down. Down. Left. Right. Left. Right. B. A. Start. It’s the most famous sequence of button pushes in video game history, and its creator, Kazuhisa Hashimoto, has died. He was reportedly 61. * * * Elderly Man […]

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