Archive for April, 2013
 

 

2012 Asian Pacific American Media Coalition (APAMC) Report Card

Last year, the APAMC challenged the TV networks to launch a series where the main star is Asian American.  This year, it got Mindy Kaling to head “The Mindy Project.”  Fox misses the deadline for reporting data and receiv...
 
 

Campaign to Save NBC’s “Outsourced”

April 15, 2011-At the NBC quarterly meeting, the Asian Pacific American Media Coalition (APAMC) learns that an Indian American group is trying to launch a campaign to save the show (it started out strongly with 6 million viewer...
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Nick & Artie Show Asking Callers For Most Racist Asian Jokes

                      After the sports disc jockeys ask their listeners to call in with the most racist Asian jokes they can think of–and their apologies are inadequa...
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MANAA Adds Disclaimers To Breakfast At Tiffany’s Screenings in New York and Beverly Hills

                  The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy (BBPC) was going to sponsor an outdoor screening of the infamous Breakfast At Tiffany’s movie on August 11, 2011.  MAN...
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MANAA Approves of Comcast/NBCU merger

                    (On December 15, 2010-Karen Narasaki sent a letter (cc’d to  Commissioners Michael J. Copps, Robert M. McDowell, Mignon Clyburn, and Meredith Attwell Bake...
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“Bill Nojay Show” Ridiculing Congressional Candidate Nate Shinagawa

MANAA contacts the radio show hosts and station manager of a New York radio station over racially tinged comments they made against an Asian American Congressional candidate and asks for an apology.  They refuse. July 6, 2012-...
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2012 MANAA Appearances

  January 30, 2012 – Guy Aoki and Miriam Nakamura-Quan attend a panel discussion at the Pasadena Library commemorating Fred Korematsu Day. February 15- Guy Aoki runs an information table at “The Sisterhood Effect...
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Registering Concerns Over CBS’s “2 Broke Girls”

February 24, 2011- AngryAsianMan.com posts parts of a script for the CBS sitcom pilot “2 Broke Girls” from the creator of “Sex and the City” Michael Patrick King. The potential series is described as a “multi-came...
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Jason Whitlock’s Tweet About Jeremy Lin’s Penis Size

February 10, 2012-Following the New York Knicks defeating the Los Angeles Lakers 92 to 85 and Jeremy Lin scoring a career high 38 points, Fox Sports columnist Jason Whitlock tweets:  “Some lucky lady in NYC is gonna feel a c...
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ESPN’s “Chink In The Armor” headline

February 15- In an interview with Walt Clyde Frazier, ESPN anchor Max Bretos asks why NY Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin failed to perform as well (against the Sacramento Kings) as he’d done in the past:  “If there is a ...
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