Archive for October 17th, 2007

  • Maddox’s Teeth Worth More Than Yours

    Maddox’s Teeth Worth More Than Yours

    RUTH ASAWA, PIONEER, CELEBRATED WITH A SLIP Legendary San Francisco sculptor Ruth Asawa was honored on Oct. 1 by Mayor Gavin Newsom with the first Mayor’s Art Award for her lifetime achievement in the arts and public service, and none too soon. “Ruth’s been a […]

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  • The 100 Most Influential Filipinas

    The 100 Most Influential Filipinas

    It was 470 years ago, on October 18, 1587, that the captain of a Manila-Acapulco galleon logged the earliest known record of Filipinos (then known as Luzones Indios) in America. With October now known as Filipino American Heritage Month, the timing couldn’t be better for […]

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  • ‘Hung’ Up on ‘Top Chef’

    ‘Hung’ Up on ‘Top Chef’

    Las Vegas resident Hung Huynh became the first Asian American to win Bravo’s hit reality show Top Chef on Oct. 3. Though he may not have been a fan favorite of “Season 3: Miami” — he was cocky and over-competitive, and more than 60 percent […]

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  • Letters to the Editor

    Letters to the Editor

    Business As ‘Jew-sual’ Do you notice that the righteous public disparagement of former District 4 Supervisor Ed Jew has ceased now that he has been forced out of office (“Chu for Jew,” Emil Amok, Oct. 5)? The pending criminal charges were never the issue. It […]

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