Celeste Yim

comedy

This Comedian Wants Performers to Boycott Just For Laughs

I sat down with fellow comedian D.J. Mausner to talk about why the world’s biggest comedy festival is an “accessory to sexual assaults.”
Celeste Yim
7.4.18
Op-Ed

Can White People Please Stop Demonizing Bubble Tea?

We don't see health warnings about unicorn lattes or rocky road ice cream, yet bubble tea remains the subject of incessant fear-mongering.
Celeste Yim
6.23.17
Dating

Tips on Dating a Woman with ADHD from a Woman with ADHD

Our brains work differently and I’m here to help you.
Celeste Yim
6.9.17
accents

Why People Who Know Better Still Laugh at Asian Accents

As a comic of Asian descent, I needed to know the answer.
Celeste Yim
6.8.17
comedy

Male Plagiarism in Comedy Is No Joke

Comedy is a boy's club, and joke thieves prove it.
Celeste Yim
5.19.17
Mother's Day

We Asked Our Moms What They Hate About Us

“I love everything about you! (Except the tattoos, of course.)”
Celeste Yim
5.14.17
tv

These Actresses Are Sick of Auditioning for the 'Negro Woman' Role

Only one kind of role exists for women of color in the “uncomplicated, guilt-free entertainment” of historical fiction: subordination.
Celeste Yim
5.11.17
Culture

I Used to Be in Love with Jimmy Fallon

Jimmy Fallon was my Backstreet Boys and it was embarrassing.
Celeste Yim
5.7.17
weedweek2017

We Asked Teens If It’s Really Easier to Get Weed Than Booze

And if they really get their weed from a “gangster in a stairwell.”
Celeste Yim
4.22.17
Weed Week

We Asked Teens if It's Really Easier to Get Weed Than Alcohol

And if they really get their weed from a "gangster in a stairwell."
Celeste Yim
4.19.17