Archive for February 8th, 2008

  • Arts Briefs

    Arts Briefs

    Chinese New Year Celebration EVENT: Presented by Advocates for Chinese Education and Hua-Yi (Chinese drama performing arts group) DESCRIPTION: Family event includes Chinese snacks, a raffle, and performances by ACE children and professional Hua-Yi singers, dancers and musicians.

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  • Calendar: 2/08/08

    Calendar: 2/08/08

    Chinese New Year Celebration EVENT: Presented by Advocates for Chinese Education and Hua-Yi (Chinese drama performing arts group) DESCRIPTION: Family event includes Chinese snacks, a

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  • Minstrel Show

    Minstrel Show

    Dear Q, There’s a very pretty half-Chinese, half-Jewish girl at my company. I wanted to ask her out, but I thought it wasn’t such a good idea since we work together. The thing is, I see her hanging out with these really gross guys from […]

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  • Proselytizing ‘the Game’

    Proselytizing ‘the Game’

    Decoding the Asian Playboy, the world’s greatest Asian pick-up artist NEW YORK — Clad in a black leather motorcycle jacket with red racing stripes, he stood at 5’6”, with his hair in a textured faux hawk and a wispy mustache and goatee at the bottom […]

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  • How to Decode a PUA (Pick-Up Artist)

    How to Decode a PUA (Pick-Up Artist)

    Here are some acronyms used on a night out with the Asian Playboy and friends: AFC = Average Frustrated Chump; an average guy AMOG = Alpha Male Other Guy; male competition BLP = Body Language Positioning

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  • So you want to be a pick-up artist?

    So you want to be a pick-up artist?

    1)  Approach, approach, approach. As clichéd as it may seem, the best way to overcome your fears is to face them head on. Approach as many people as possible so that you systematically desensitize yourself and no longer feel any anxiety.

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  • Gossip Girl’s Dropout

    Gossip Girl’s Dropout

    Nan Zhang Wows on the CW Gossip Girl’s Nan Zhang, at 5’ 8.5”, knocked out the competition for the 2002 Chanel/Seventeen magazine “New Model of the Year,” but you would have never guessed it had you spotted her as a pre-med at John Hopkins University […]

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  • Who’s Hot

    Who’s Hot

    Friday, February 8 Bartop Details: Club Rouge, 1500 Broadway St., San Francisco, 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m., 21+ Music: Hip-hop www.sfclubs.com/club-rouge.html

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  • Tia Carrere’s First Love

    Tia Carrere’s First Love

    Actress nominated for Hawaiian music Grammy HONOLULU — Many may know Tia Carrere as a beautiful actress of Filipino-Chinese and Spanish ancestry who shared the screen with Mike Myers in Wayne’s World (1992) and Arnold Schwarzenegger in True Lies (1994). But Carrere’s first love was music, and […]

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  • Yellow/Brown: California’s Ethnic Coalition?

    Yellow/Brown: California’s Ethnic Coalition?

    What wouldn’t you do for democracy’s sake? Eighty-three-year-old Henry Chen asked for a ride to his Bay Area polling place on “Super Tuesday.” But no one mentioned his broken foot.

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