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Free Senior Citizen Portraits at the AARP Booth Sept 5-6, 2015 at the Sing Tao Expo

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Free Senior Citizen Portraits at the AARP Booth Sept 5-6, 2015 at the Sing Tao Expo
San Mateo, CA Seniors can get their 5X7 portraits done for free today Sunday September 6 at the AARP Booth at the Sing Tao Asian Expo!  Stop by the AARP booth and meet the photography crew and have your photo taken. Here is noted San Francisco photographer Frank Jang busy at the photo booth today. Photo crredit: Rita Mah The Sing Tao Asian Expo offers more then 200 booths and...

A Misty August Night in Nikko, Japan by Photographer Linh Phung

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A Misty August Night in Nikko, Japan by Photographer Linh Phung
The Mystical Energy of Toshogu Shrine Travels by Linh Phung On a humid and misty August day, I traveled to Nikko, Japan, a small town where nobody goes out after 11 PM. I remember being out a little past 11 with a friend and the owner of the hostel drove to look for us because he was worried. It’s a tourist town where everyone goes to visit the Toshogu...

Jackie Chan - Stop Illegal Trafficking Stop Killing our World - Animal products for cures is a Hoax

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Jackie Chan -  Stop Illegal Trafficking Stop Killing our World - Animal products for cures is a Hoax
London Jackie Chan was in London as global leaders were attending the 2014 Illegal Wildlife Trade conference. Today, 2016, Chan continues on his mission to stop illegal wildlife trafficking and says that its just a myth to use animal parts for medicinal cures. He admitted to using some animal products in the past, but he said it never helped, and he discovered it was just a myth. Chan...

Live Crab Vending Machines debut in China's Zhehiang province

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Live Crab Vending Machines debut in China's Zhehiang province
Hairy crabs are a popular delicacy in China. They are in season from August to October. A new vending machine has popped up in Hangshou, China reported by writer Gwynn Guilford of The Atlantic.com similar to this live hairy crab vending machine which debuted in a subway station in Nanjing, Jiangsu province December 17, 2010. The crab dispenser was designed by Shi Tuanjie, Chairman of the...

Hallyu: Riding the Korean Wave

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Hallyu: Riding the Korean Wave
If you know Rain, BoA (shown left), and Sistar, then you already know K-Pop, Korea’s contemporary pop music and its artists. K-Pop music is one of the fastest growing music genres in the world, and along with Korea’s popular TV drama serials, films and comic books are a growing source of export revenue for Korea.   The growing global fan base of Korea's entertainment and...