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Entries from August 2008

#90 The Number 9

Posted August 28th, 2008 by Peter · 9 Comments

In honor of the numerology post (#88), I will be featuring lucky Chinese numbers as their corresponding post numbers come up. For that reason, the ambivalent number 9 is today’s feature. The Chinese have always viewed the world in a reciprocal fashion , which is epitomized by the overly used “yin & yang” model. The [...]

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School Just Started

Posted August 27th, 2008 by Peter · No Comments

I just started school once again, and I’m sorry to say that the frequency of posts will be affected due to it. Please bear with us as we try to reach 365 posts on Stuff Asian People Like. Cheers.

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#89 Abercrombie, Hollister, American Eagle

Posted August 18th, 2008 by Justin · 59 Comments

Through first-hand experience, Asians who like sporting over-priced brand names tend to go for A&F, Hollister, or AE. Take a minute and think about your wardrobe – do you own at least one article of these clothing brands? Try walking into one of these stores especially during Holiday sales, and you’ll see Asians swarming everywhere [...]

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#88 Numbers (8-8-08)

Posted August 8th, 2008 by Shaun · 28 Comments

Just in time for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Shaun’s much anticipated “Numbers” post is finally unveiled. If you’ve ever had a thought about why the Olympics this year are starting on August 8th, 2008 (8-8-08) at 8.08.08 pm, this post is just what you needed. For over 4 thousand years, Asians have had a love [...]

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