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Mia Nakano LGBTQ | June 29, 2014 - 3:16pm
bobbylee.jpg I was eating dinner at the Westfield mall in downtown SF the other day when I saw Bobby Lee. Bobby Lee! You know, of Mad TV. He plays every Asian character from Connie Chung to Kim Jong-il. You may have also seen him as an overeager college student in Harold & Kumar. I last saw him on screen in Chris Chan Lee's Undoing at the SF Asian American Intl Film Fest, where he had a brief role. He is 1/4 of the Asian American touring stand-up show and DVD The Kims of Comedy. (Not familiar with Bobby Lee? Watch this MadTV parody of Memoirs of a Geisha)
Melissa Hung | April 12, 2007 - 9:05am
_BARNEY_COL_SURVIVOR1.jpg With Yau-Man Chan emerging as one of the favorites, Survivor could see two consecutive Asian American male champions from the San Francisco Bay Area.
Harry Mok | April 10, 2007 - 2:41pm
I'm cracking up at this video of an Asian American man doing 500 impressions of various people in 2 minutes. That's right, 500. Who is this guy? OK, that's it for now. Back to work.
Melissa Hung | April 9, 2007 - 10:59am
Bay Area folks (or those of you down for some driving), check out this free event over the weekend. Our friends over at UC Berkeley's Asian Pacific American Student Development (APASD) and Asian American Studies program are presenting their 17th Annual Asian Pacific Islander Issues Conference titled FROM THE GROUND UP: Breaking Barriers, Building Coalitions. And it costs absolutely nothing (on your end, that is).
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Lisa Lee | April 9, 2007 - 8:51am
logo_text_1.jpg If you haven't noticed yet, applications to be a contestant in this year's Mr. Hyphen contest are due soon! April 15, to be exact. The Mr. Hyphen 2007 contest will take place on June 9th at the Oakland Asian Community Center--mark your calendars! Find more information and download an application at www.hyphenmagazine.com/mrhyphen.
Rebecca | April 4, 2007 - 11:42am
I've been meaning to post this disturbing story for some time.
Neela Banerjee | March 30, 2007 - 11:00am
kal_penn12.jpg Would you take a class from this guy? Kal Penn in Epic Movie. Actor Kal Penn, Kumar of Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle, is going to teach two classes at the University of Pennsylvania next year.
Harry Mok | March 26, 2007 - 11:28am
I have to give Center for Asian American Media and everybody involved in the 25th SFIAAFF kudos – I think it was an amazing week.
Neela Banerjee | March 24, 2007 - 12:54pm
So I have been thinking about what to write for this blog entry for a couple of days. As a Hyphen blogger/editor and usual attendee of the film festival, I decided to watch some screeners of films from this year's San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival and blog about them.
Momo Chang | March 21, 2007 - 10:00am
6.jpg This year's SFIAAFF features two creepshows set in the Philippines: Ang Pamana and Blackout. A fellow Hyphen staffer who had lived in the Philippines assured me one day via chat that, second to romances, horror films are plenty. "A LOT," he typed out.
Rebecca | March 20, 2007 - 2:48pm
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