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Saving Face (2004)

In writer/director Alice Wu’s inter-generational family comedy Saving Face, Michelle Krusiec plays Wil (short for Wilhelmina), a medical resident without much time for a life let alone romance. 491 more words

About Face

Saving face in Thai culture is like someone in Missoura protecting their reputation. The idea behind saving face is nobody wants to lose face. Most folks don’t want to be embarrassed or look like a fool. 267 more words


United Airlines: I'm Watching You

I just got an email from United Airlines….  ahhh, we paid off the guy in the video that America is mad at us about and now we seek to save face.  1,602 more words

Daily Bliss - April 12

The Angels remind us that sometimes it’s necessary to swallow our pride and simply move forward. Saving face is great when it can be done. Yet often it’s more important to keep taking steps than get caught in an in winnable battle.

Daily Bliss

April 11: Treading

On land I tread lightly

As the footprint is all

The measure of impression

and might

and cost.

Then there’s the acrobatic feat I do… 50 more words


Is Free Speech Really Free?

In my last post, I discussed how many Asians are reluctant to openly express their opinion in a public space. After a super long hiatus (work’s been crazy busy!) I finally sit down with my good friend Charmaine Yam for one of our regular chats.  490 more words

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