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Yo, Is This Racist? Podcast f/t DISGRASIAN Day 2: Workplace Segregation + A Little History Lesson

7th grade was the year parents started dropping us kids off at the mall for hours at a time with some money and a “don’t get kidnapped” warning because they needed us to be loud, annoying, and hormonal somewhere out of the house. I remember being at the movies one time with my girl posse, and I was running it before the start of the movie, and in a fit of swagger I exclaimed, “I need a microphoooone!!!!!

To which the older lady sitting behind me said–and by older, I mean from a 12 year-old’s perspective, so, like, 20 or so– “No, you don’t.”

Which shut me up right quick. Because I was taught to respect my elders.

But now I am an elder and I have the mic, bishes!!! All week long, courtesy of my pal Andrew Ti, of Yo, Is This Racist? and Yo, Should I Dump This Asshole? fame.

Today Andrew and I talk on his podcast about workplace segregation, with a little detour back through the 19th century. Have a listen!

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Intern Jasmine’s Links Of The Daysian

October 2nd, 2012 | 0 comments | Posted by jasmine

Crazians, centenarasians, and really fucked up father-daughter relationships.

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I’m An Asian Woman And I Think Blog Posts Defining That Identity By Who Someone Like Me Would Or Wouldn’t Date Are Bullshit

September 26th, 2012 | 16 comments | Posted by Jen

Reduction sauce.

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170 in 7: A Bone Marrow Cyberdrive in Memory of Janet Liang

September 21st, 2012 | 0 comments | Posted by jasmine

Honoring Janet.

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My Spirit Animal Shows Up At NYFW: Designer Alexander Wang’s Niece, Aila

September 14th, 2012 | 5 comments | Posted by Jen

Is it creepy to want to be like a 4 year-old? (Don’t answer that.)

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Intern Jasmine’s Links Of The Daysian

September 9th, 2012 | 0 comments | Posted by jasmine

Get cozy like Snuggie Kid and catch up on this week’s news.

Yes, we are totally posting this because Sung Kang's shirt is off: Kang and Kang (4 Wedding Planners' director Michael Kang)

DISGRASIAN Goes To The Movies: “4 Wedding Planners” [REVIEW]

September 4th, 2012 | 0 comments | Posted by jasmine

Sung Kang’s in it, do we need to say more?

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Intern Jasmine’s Links Of The Daysian

August 31st, 2012 | 0 comments | Posted by jasmine

Labor Day Links.

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As If Rep. Todd Akin Weren’t Enough Of A Joke Already

August 23rd, 2012 | 1 comment | Posted by Jen

In and out and hard.

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Illustrated Comic Shows Why Claudia Kishi Was *The* 90′s Role Model For Asian American Girls

August 21st, 2012 | 0 comments | Posted by Jen

Before you kill your idols, you have to find them first.

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Republicans Have Rape On The Brain, But Who Said Anything About Rape?

August 21st, 2012 | 1 comment | Posted by Jen

Off-topic.

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Us In Our ‘Kinis Hitting The Beach This Past Weekend [HOT PIC]

August 20th, 2012 | 6 comments | Posted by Jen

What’s the opposite of “tanorexia”? The face-kini.

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CONTEST! V3Con 2012 Ticket Giveaway

August 16th, 2012 | 0 comments | Posted by jasmine

“Con” you really stay away?