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7 Asian Americans Representing Team USA in Figure Skating

Get excited, folks. There will be plenty of Asian-American representation at the Olympics. In fact, Team USA will have 7 Asian-Americans representing the US in the Olympic Winter Games taking place in South Korea, with a total of 14 skaters overall. The 7 Asian-American figure skaters are Nathan Chen, Karen Chen, Madison Chock, Mirai Nagasu, Maia […]

The Voice 2017 Blind Audition – Esera Tuaolo: “Rise Up”

You won’t believe this former NFL player’s journey to The Voice stage. Esera is from Minneapolis, Minnesota who played 9 years in the NFL and came out letting the world know he’s gay. He wowed the world with his amazing voice. NBC’s The Voice follows the strongest vocalists from across the country and invites them to compete in this […]
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Insane Ferrari Powered Toyota GT-4586

Ryan Tuerck an American Professional Drifter who drives for Gumout and Hankook Tires. Gumout and Ryan Tuerck recently took the Ferrari Powered Toyota GT-4586 out for a casual test drive, except it was anything but casual. Check out the video released by Gumout as Ryan Tuerck races another driver, drifts a Portland Tongue, and recks […]

Jeremy Lin – The Offseason Ep.2

What has Jeremy Lin been up to this summer since recently signing with the Houston Rockets? Well, just signing more multi-million dollar contracts and endorsements. No biggie. You know, starring in car commercials, training hard core, playing some “put-put” as he mentions (miniature golf), and oh yeah… We can’t forget to mention playing some Dance Dance Revolution – probably […]


Earlier this week, I was sadden by the announcement that Jeremy Lin’s knee injury required surgery to repair, and significantly will take weeks to heal:   [youtube id=”8BzlcLav57Q” width=”619″ height=”375″]   With the 2012 NBA playoffs fast approaching at the end of the month, I felt fans going through a grieving process of denial and […]

Benson Henderson Wins UFC Lightweight Title

Benson Henderson was a good Korean American kid from Colorado Springs, Colorado. He’s never had a sip of alcohol or a puff of a cigarette (or anything for that matter) in his life. Henderson joined the wrestling team while in college and has grown into a current Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu brown belt and a mixed martial artist to keep an eye on. […]

Your Kung Fu is Strong – Chinese MMA

With the slow emergence of a middle class in modern China, companies and entire markets are looking to tap into the new potential revenue stream.  Foreign interests are trying to influence popular culture in order to create a market.  The biggest example to date would be the NBA.  The NBA actively fostered an already burgeoning […]
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UFC 144: Return to the Land of the Rising Sun

Back in the early 1990’s when the UFC was banned from cable and MMA was struggling to survive, the greatest MMA fighting organization ever created was founded and launched in Japan.  Dubbed PRIDE Fighting Championships, the Japanese organization kept MMA alive for fans worldwide and provided a stage for future superstars.  Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Fedor […]

Couch to Condo: Lin’s New Crib

Jeremy Lin, who was known to crash on his brother’s and teammate’s couches before “Linsanity” began, now has a place to call home. Lin finally settled on a fully furnished lower Manhattan condo on the 38th floor of the W New York Downtown Hotel after the New York Knicks guaranteed him a contact with the […]