“I like video games,” he told AsAmNews via email. “I spent a lot of time on set playing with my on-screen brothers, Forrest & Ian, when we weren’t acting or in school.”
Hudson plays Eddie, the show’s … Read more
The adverse reaction to a US Army tweet using the phrase “chink in the armor” caught it off guard, reports the Washington Post.
The Army immediately deleted the tweet and changed a headline which also used the phrase in a news release. It did not apologize, instead saying “there is nothing even remotely racial” … Read more
The election of Andrew Do by just 43 votes to the Orange County Board of Supervisors gives Asian Americans a majority on the board for the first time, reports the Los Angeles Times.
Do won in a special election to replace Janet Nguyen who was elected to serve as a state senator.
The victory … Read more
TMZ is reporting that the long awaited and much hyped fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather will be announced as soon as Super Bowl Sunday, according to the NY Daily News.
The fight is tentatively set for May 2 at the MGM in Las Vegas.
The Washington Post reports the Army quickly deleted a racially offensive tweet referring to “chinks in special ops’ digital and physical armor” after being called out for being racist.
Yes, its true. Chinks is defined in the dictionary as a … Read more
Dancing With the Stars host Carrie Ann Inaba, world class billiard player Jeanette Lee, NBC news anchor Betty Nguyen and Mixed Martial Arts champion Benson Henderson have been named as the 2015 inductees into the Asian Hall of Fame.
Nguyen (pictured) came to the United States from Saigon in 1975 when she wasn’t yet even … Read more
Tensions erupted in a San Jose courtroom during the arraignment of one of two suspects accused in the racing car death of Kiran Pabla, 24, reports the Mercury News.
The arraignment of Manuel Maldonado-Avalos (pictured left) had just wrapped up Wednesday when one of Pabla’s brothers screamed “That guy killed my sister! You … Read more
(This was originally posted on the Center of American Progress website and is reposted here with their permission).
The federal and state health insurance marketplaces will be open for the second round of enrollment until February 15, 2015. For information on how to enroll, visit www.HealthCare.gov. The Affordable Care Act, or … Read more
The Japanese American Museum of San Jose (JAMsj) will present the public program, “Fighting for the Emperor: Nisei Soldiers in the WWII Imperial Armed Forces” on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, 535 N. Fifth Street, San Jose, CA. This event will address how WWII dramatically … Read more