Archive for September 12th, 2008

  • Daily Dose: 09/12/08

    Daily Dose: 09/12/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » Asian American Grassroots Activists Unite for AAPI Voter Registration Push » Breast, Ovarian Cancer Risk Underestimated for Asian Women » Bollywood Film Hari Puttar Sued by Makers of Harry Potter » JAZMIN to Sing and Dance Their Way into America’s […]

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  • McCain and Obama Get More Asian

    McCain and Obama Get More Asian

    McCain and Obama are Asian.  That is, if you tune in to Saturday Night Live or MADtv this weekend. It’ll be interesting (or perhaps extremely weird) to see comedian Bobby Lee impersonate the Republican presidential candidate for MADtv’s season premiere this Saturday. And although some […]

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  • Calendar: 09/12/08

    Calendar: 09/12/08

    ‘The Bonesetter’s Daughter’ Discussion EVENT: Discussion at the USF Center for the Pacific Rim DESCRIPTION: Based on Amy Tan’s best-selling novel, the world premiere of this American opera blends the eastern and western cultures for an artful, musical interpretation of Tan’s story of a woman […]

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  • JCCCNC to Honor Japanese American Activist Paul Osaki

    JCCCNC to Honor Japanese American Activist Paul Osaki

    SAN FRANCISCO — The Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California will celebrate its 35th anniversary and recognize Executive Director Paul Osaki’s 30 years of service to the community on September 13. The evening will include a dinner and program featuring a tribute and […]

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  • Little Sheep

    Little Sheep

    Healthy Simmering Soup In the realm of Chinese food, soup is more than just a dish: It is known to heal and rejuvenate the body. Little Sheep, located on a leafy street just a block away from restaurant row on San Mateo’s Third Street, has […]

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  • We Ain’t Ready for This Yellow Fever

    We Ain’t Ready for This Yellow Fever

    Is anyone else loving America’s Next Top Model’s Sheena? I’d been holding my breath, with memories of Cycle 6’s Gina, Tyra in a kimono and Sheena’s online interview where she assures us she’s “a little bit more edgier” swirling in my worried head. Color me […]

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  • Saluting the Osaki Family

    Saluting the Osaki Family

    This week the Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California honors Executive Director Paul Osaki for his 30 years of service to the community. As Ivan Natividad reports in this issue, Osaki’s community activism was fostered at an early age. With the ’60s as […]

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  • Asian Nights: 09/12/08

    Asian Nights: 09/12/08

    FRIDAY, SEP. 12 Temple presents Ellen Derrato & Rouzbeh Details: Temple Nightclub, 540 Howard St., San Francisco, 10 p.m. – 4 a.m., 21+ Music: House, Hip-hop Templesf.com

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