Archive for April 11th, 2008

  • Daily Dose: 04/11/08

    Daily Dose: 04/11/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » Assembly Committee Approves Paid Sick Days Legislation » Chinese Soldiers of the Potomac Award » S.F. School Receives Distinguished School of the Year Award » College of Alameda Sisters Win Statewide Academic Honor » Nakanishi for State Board of Equalization […]

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  • Calendar: 04/11/08

    Calendar: 04/11/08

    ‘The Big Swindle’ EVENT: Presented by the Korean Film Screening Series DESCRIPTION: A story of a group of four con men, one con woman, and one forger in a complex set of plots and counterplots against individual marks, against the Bank of

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  • Supermodel: Spitting Mad

    Supermodel: Spitting Mad

    Jeff Ma Fails to Boycott ‘21’ San Francisco resident Jeff Ma, an MIT graduate and the inspiration for the recently opened film 21, addressed the audience at a screening at the Balboa Theater on April 6. Of course, the most obvious question of the evening […]

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  • The History Of ‘Hollywood Chinese’

    The History Of ‘Hollywood Chinese’

    “The whole idea of trying to grasp the notion that someone can be Asian and American seems to be a difficult conundrum both for American culture as a whole and then reflected in the movies.” — David Henry Hwang, writer, quoted in Hollywood Chinese Hwang’s […]

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  • Presidential Campaign Update

    Presidential Campaign Update

    AAPIs for Hillary members in California will vie for district-level delegate votes on Sunday, April 13. Doors open at 2 p.m. and close promptly at 3 p.m. Yours truly will be trying to secure that one female delegate spot for Hillary in Nancy Pelosi’s Congressional […]

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  • Pagolac: Vietnamese seven-course beef tasting menu

    Pagolac: Vietnamese seven-course beef tasting menu

    SAN FRANCISCO — Vietnamese cuisine may be familiar to many San Francisco diners, but Pagolac chef/owner David Chan’s stirring dishes with alluring flavors can only be found in his restaurant.

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