Obama is not Asian

Before you call me master of the obvious, let me just point you to California Rep. Mike Honda who said that Obama is America’s first Asian-American president. First, let me disclose that I consider myself a Republican. However, I am voting for Obama in 2012. Take away what you will.
It’s not that I don’t wish Obama was Asian (that would be excellent!). In fact..

What’s with a schmasian?

Apparently I’ve been “Asian-American” all my life. But nobody told me. Having moved from Hawaii to the East Coast, I’m suddenly the minority in a country I thought I knew well. Sound odd? Trust me, it feel slightly odd.  It’s as if they switched all the characters during intermission in this play called my life.  The […]