Archive for August 22nd, 2008

  • Daily Dose: 08/22/08

    Daily Dose: 08/22/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » Jindal Not Renewing Executive Order on Harassment and Discrimination » Obama Names David Huynh as La. Campaign Director » Teen Charged in Sheboygan War Veteran Memorial Vandalism » Legislation Banning Motorists From Holding Pets Moves Forward » Asian Activists Say […]

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  • Calendar: 08/22/08

    Calendar: 08/22/08

    Material Terrain EVENT: Part of Haines Gallery Summer Group Sculpture Exhibitions DESCRIPTION: This is a unique opportunity to see works by Ai Weiwei, prominent sculptor and conceptual artist. ‘Colored Vessel’ incorporates Neolithic vases that have been splattered with brightly colored paint. DETAILS: Through August 23, […]

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  • Super Cr3w is America’s Best Dance Crew!!

    Super Cr3w is America’s Best Dance Crew!!

    In America’s Best Dance Crew Season II finale, it was Super Cr3w that came on top. A reported 39 million voted for them to win the grand prize of $100,000, a trophy, participating in the fall tour America’s Best Dance Crew Live (Sept. 18 through […]

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  • Governor-Controller showdown

    Governor-Controller showdown

    No stranger to adversity, John Chiang says ‘no’ In the midst of a drawn-out and complicated budget impasse, Controller John Chiang had a rather simple answer to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger — no. Chiang, the state’s chief financial officer and one of the highest-ranking APA officials […]

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  • Little China Kitchen Californian Chinese Food

    Little China Kitchen Californian Chinese Food

    SAN MATEO, Calif. — Contrary to its name, Little China Kitchen serves a big menu creating fusion delights across the board. Don’t be fooled by the less than spectacular façade — patrons will be surprised to be immersed in its charming interior that evokes a […]

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  • Color in U.S. Politics

    Color in U.S. Politics

    This week the Democrats take center stage with their annual convention. As Keith Kamisugi writes in this issue, the convention will be the most diverse in the Democratic Party’s history, with more than 44 percent of the elected delegates representing communities of color. Over 50 […]

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  • A ‘Fish’ That Should be Thrown Back Into the Water

    A ‘Fish’ That Should be Thrown Back Into the Water

    Young Chinese girl comes to America with dreams of a better life, but her dream quickly turns into a nightmare when she’s forced to work in a “massage parlor” against her will. Her only hope of salvation is for a gallant American man to rescue […]

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  • Asian Nights: 08/22/08

    Asian Nights: 08/22/08

    Friday, August 22 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival Details: Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, 5p.m.—2a.m., 21+ Music: Radiohead, Beck, Manu Chao, The Black Keys, Lyrics Born, etc.

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  • Miss Asian America at San Diego Comic Con!

    Miss Asian America at San Diego Comic Con!

    ***Related Articles:*** Work It, Widget: Grapple Entertainment Fuses Hollywood and Web 2.0 via Widgets

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