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  • First Lady Michelle Obama wears Jason Wu's gown to the Ball

    Posted by AC Team

    First Lady Michelle Obama wears Jason Wu's gown to the Ball
    From our article archives Here's a flashback to 2013 when Jason Wu created this stunning gown for First Lady Michelle Obama January 22, 2013 Washington D.C. by AC Team staff If you are as talented as designer Jason Wu, lightning can indeed strike twice to your career. First Lady Michelle Obama arrived to the Commander-in-Chief inaugural ball last night wearing his stunning ruby red...

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  • NBA Houston Rockets Guard Jeremy Lin makes appearance and Q&A after the Rockets vs Warriors Game

    Posted by Suzanne Kai

    Houston Rockets' Jeremy Lin made an appearance and talked with fans at Golden State Warriors Asian Heritage Night. We will be posting images and more. Stay tuned!  Lin's appearance at Asian Heritage Night event is hosted by the Golden State Warriors and Cache Creek Casino Resort, February 12 when the Warriors play against the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California (7:30 p.m. PST). The event will also be aired live to China on CCTV. NBA Entertainment will produce a live feed capturing the February 12 in-arena celebrations, events and activities to air live in China on CCTV. A portion of the event night ticket sales benefit the AsianWeek Foundation to increase awareness for Hepatitis B, one of the most common untreated diseases in the world that currentl...
  • SF Jan 27, 2013 - Fred Korematsu Day "Heroes" Celebration

    Posted by Suzanne Kai

    FRED KOREMATSU DAY "HEROES" CELEBRATION   WHEN: Sunday, January 27, 2013. 1:00pm VIP reception with honorees, 2:30-4:30pm program WHERE: Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA 94102 WHAT: The Korematsu Institute celebrates Fred Korematsu Day 2013 by honoring 16 American civil rights heroes who’ve been long overlooked (see list below). This will be a historic gathering of civil rights heroes and the descendants of heroes who have passed on. The event also features celebrity emcee DANNY GLOVER, as well as a special performance by American Idol star JASMINE TRIAS. TICKETS: Available for purchase here $100 VIP reception with honorees + program admission $25 program general admission $10 senior (65+) / student / youth (under 18) admission If you ar...
  • First Lady Michelle Obama wears Jason Wu's gown to the Ball

    Posted by AC Team

    From our article archives Here's a flashback to 2013 when Jason Wu created this stunning gown for First Lady Michelle Obama January 22, 2013 Washington D.C. by AC Team staff If you are as talented as designer Jason Wu, lightning can indeed strike twice to your career. First Lady Michelle Obama arrived to the Commander-in-Chief inaugural ball last night wearing his stunning ruby red gown, marking the second inaugural she chose to wear one of his creations. From the homepage click here to view Jason Wu's full length inaugural gown. In 2009, at the first inaugural she surprised fashinistas by wearing a gown he designed, a flowing cream-colored shoulder-baring confection. Jason, then a 26 year old rising-star designer had submitted his dress he had created for her consideration, just a...
  • Hideki Matsui announces his retirement - "Godzilla" to baseball fans in Japan and U.S.

    Posted by Suzanne Kai

    December 27, 2012 New York City Hideki Matsui announced his retirement at age 38 on Thursday in Manhattan. Known as "Godzilla" to baseball fans in Japan and U.S., the 6 foot 2 inch, 210 lb. athlete has had an illustrious career in both countries.  He was named World Series Most Valuable Player in the U.S., and three times was named the Central League Most Valuable Player Award in Japan. He played seven seasons from 2003-2009 for the New York Yankees, and ten seasons for the Yomiuri Giants of Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball. He had a $52 million dollar four year contract with the New York Yankees through 2009. Matsui helped the New York Yankees win the World Series, defeating the defending champion Philadelphia Phillies earning him the World Series Most Valuable Player Award. At th...