Awkwafina's Past Makes Her a Complicated Icon of Asian American Representation
The rapper-turned-actress' career is a case study of how an oversimplified view of representation can fall short.
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'Parasite' Is Being Rereleased in Black and White
Without color, "the film felt more realistic and sharp as if I was being cut by a blade," said director Bong Joon Ho.
Some Guy Registered Beer as a Service Animal
Registry websites let online attention-seekers turn the language of service animals into stunts.
Harvey Weinstein's Lawyer Vetted the Jury for 'Law & Order' Fans
"Do you root for the prosecution or the defense when you watch 'Law & Order?'" Damon Cheronis asked a potential juror.
Why Doesn't the Academy Nominate Asians for Best Actor?
Even when predominantly Asian movies earn Oscar nominations, the actors in them don't receive nods for their acting.
People Are Fighting to Change an Anti-MSG Term in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Chef Eddie Huang and TV host Jeannie Mai are calling out the dictionary's outdated definition for "Chinese restaurant syndrome."
M. Night Shyamalan's 'Servant' Is Being Sued for Ripping Off a 2013 Film
Director Francesca Gregorini claims the Apple TV+ show copied her movie 'The Truth About Emanuel,' but put it through the male gaze.
Akon Is Now the Proud Owner of a City in Senegal
Akon City will be a sustainable tourist destination that runs on Akoin, the singer's own cryptocurrency.
The Biggest Surprises from the 2020 Oscar Nominations
While all the nominations for Quentin Tarantino and Martin Scorsese didn't come as a surprise, some of this year's snubs and major successes did.
We Should Treat Yakitori With as Much Respect as Omakase Sushi
"My mission is to show them the beauty of the chicken," says Yoshiteru Ikegawa of New York City's Torien.
Florence Pugh's Old YouTube Video Is the Only Acceptable 'Wonderwall' Cover
No, you do not need to upload your version to YouTube as well, thanks.
The Only Person Who Still Listens to Ne-Yo Is Ne-Yo, During Sex
"...mid-stroke, I'm like 'Aw, that verse could have been better.'"