Archive for September 11th, 2008

  • Under the Sea: New Coral Reef Exhibit at Academy of Sciences

    Under the Sea: New Coral Reef Exhibit at Academy of Sciences

    SAN FRANCISCO-The Philippine Coral Reef Exhibit was unveiled to the media at a press conference on August 28 at the California Academy of Sciences. For the first time the media was able to see architect Renz Piano’s 212,0000-gallon tank, which contained the many species of […]

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  • College Football Game of the AsianWeek

    College Football Game of the AsianWeek

    USC #1 vs. Ohio State #5 Saturday, 8 p.m. on ABC This game has been labeled with so many names: Game of the year/season, preview of the national championship, Rose Bowl in September, national champion elimination game, etc.

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  • Daily Dose: 09/11/08

    Daily Dose: 09/11/08

    » Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution Program Became Law  » An Asian Baby Boom, in the Year of the Pig » Chiang Releases August Cash Figures » Chinatown kicks off Housing for Us All Campaign » Book signing at Chinese Culture Center » Shangri-la’s Summer Dance […]

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  • Juju Chang on Sex Addiction

    Juju Chang on Sex Addiction

    Juju Chang, the New York-based Emmy award winning news correspondent for ABC, was interviewed on abc.com’s Good Morning America: Now and commented on a health issue that has seen a recent surge in media attention: sex addiction.  Due in part to David Duchovny’s latest public […]

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  • Vote for this BlAsian Baby!: A BlAsian Love perspective

    Vote for this BlAsian Baby!: A BlAsian Love perspective

    You may recall that my first column in April mentioned Tammy Luke of Alabama. She had told me that she met her Asian man, Ernesto Cabato, online. What she didn’t tell me then was that she was expecting, and she has since had a healthy […]

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  • Who is Sinking Filipino Vets: Pelosi or Palin?

    Who is Sinking Filipino Vets: Pelosi or Palin?

    In Denver at the Democratic Convention, Felix Magalong, 89, a Filipino Scout Captain who fought for the U.S. in World War II, was in his wheel chair lobbying any congressman he could find to vote for the current Filipino veterans equity bill on the table, […]

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  • Presidential Campaign Update

    Presidential Campaign Update

    Voters in this country just saw how the two major party candidates for president include AAPIs in the political process. At the Republican convention, “the count of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders not from Hawai‘i was negligible,” wrote Jeff Chang on his vibe.com blog.

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  • Real Estate Sales: Condos & Townhomes August 2008

    Real Estate Sales: Condos & Townhomes August 2008

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  • Hot Shots: 09/12/08

    Hot Shots: 09/12/08

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