Archive for October 17th, 2008

  • Presidential Debate Star – Michelle Rhee

    Presidential Debate Star – Michelle Rhee

    There was a memorable moment during Wednesday’s presidential debate concerning a personal point of reference (besides Joe the Plumber whose “plumber” status is now being disputed) and it happened to be an Asian American.

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  • San Mateo OCA Honors Yul Kwon, World Journal president at Gala

    San Mateo OCA Honors Yul Kwon, World Journal president at Gala

    The Organization of Chinese Americans held their 21st Annual Asian Pacific American Achievement Awards Gala at the South San Francisco Conference Center on Sept. 27th. Honored at the gala were Yul Kwon, spokesperson for the Asian American Donor Program and winner of Survivor: Cook Islands; […]

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  • Daily Dose: 10/17/08

    Daily Dose: 10/17/08

    » Obama and McCain Align with DC School Chief Rhee During Debate » NY Councilmember Liu Serves as “Principal for a Day” » Asian American Prison Guard Gunned Down at Sacramento Home » Asian American Stanford Student Killed in Coast Crash » Modern Chinese Cuisine […]

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  • Calendar: 10/17/08

    Calendar: 10/17/08

    CATS Night EVENT: 8th Annual Asian Comedy Night DESCRIPTION: The Contemporary Asian Theatre Scene presents their 8th Annual Asian Comedy Night featuring Kevin Shea, Hasan Minhaj and Joe Nguyen. DETAILS: $20, Oct. 25, 7 p.m., 9 p.m., Le Petit Trianon, 5th and Santa Clara Street, […]

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  • Daily Dose: 10/16/08

    Daily Dose: 10/16/08

    » Leland Wong Gets 5 years in ‘Pay to Play’ Corruption Scandal » Amendment 1 targets Florida’s anti-Asian land law » Ming Dynasty replica junk sails across Pacific » Wa Sung Community Service Club Presents a “Toast to Tapas” » The Legend Lives On » […]

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  • Who’s Who? A Look at The City’s Asian Candidates

    Who’s Who? A Look at The City’s Asian Candidates

    This November, San Francisco voters will have a chance to elect a handful of Asian American representatives to be their next Supervisor, Board of Education member, City College Board Member or State Assembly representative. Here is a look at this year’s candidates:

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  • Ebisu


    Sushi Legacy SAN FRANCISCO – New Japanese restaurants have been springing up in the Sunset District, but Ebisu has remained a neighborhood favorite. After almost 30 years, owner Steve Fuji is handing over the reins to son Eric. Graduating from UC Berkeley in 2004 with […]

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  • ‘Ashes of Time Redux’

    ‘Ashes of Time Redux’

    Wong Kar Wai reimagines his 1994 film F. Scott Fitzgerald famously remarked that American lives have no second acts, but in recent years, it’s become clear that American filmmakers do. Whether it’s Francis Ford Coppola adding extra scenes to Apocalypse Now or Steven Spielberg digitally […]

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  • Asian Nights: 10/17/08

    Asian Nights: 10/17/08

    Friday, October 17 REMEDY Details: Temple Nightclub, 540 Howard St. San Francisco, 10 p.m.—4 a.m., 21+ Music: House, Hip-hop

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