Archive for December 12th, 2012

  • James Kyson Lee, Sherri Bryant, Jennifer Sanderson and Adrian Zaw

    The Buzz: Pacquiao Knocked Out

        Celebrity Fighter:  Boxing aficionados had been anxiously awaiting the rematch of Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao against Juan Manual Marquez of Mexico.  For the first five rounds, the match was close as in the past, however Marquez hit a perfect punch in Round 6 to knock out […]

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  • Baby Benjamin Chan is surrounded by parents, auntie and grandparents Diana and Steve Chan at his Coming Out party

    On the Scene: Holiday Happenings

      Holiday Happenings San Francisco Symphony and Davies Hall is the liveliest place to be during the holidays with a full calendar of concerts and special artist performances. A wonderful CHRIS BOTTI concert opened the season drawing standing ovations for himself and his guest musicians. The COLORS OF […]

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  • Ki-Suk Han

    What We Never Knew About The Man Pushed Into The Subway Train

    Headline You’ll Never See: Korean Man Pushed To His Death by An Af***** American Man The Trayvon Martin case was all about race, but this is the first I’ve heard about  the race of either the pusher or the pushee. Hat tip to Larry Shingawa’s […]

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    Asian Nations Do Well in TIMMS Math, But It’s not Because Asian Schools Are Better

    The results of those world comparison tests are out again, with some predictable results Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study: http://nces.ed.gov/timss/ Progress in International Reading Literacy Study: http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/pirls/ AP: “Asia continues to dominate the top echelon of scores across subject fields. The tiny city-state of Singapore […]

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