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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

In Conversation

Saving Face: America’s TPP Disaster

Source: New Eastern Outlook, by Joseph Thomas

Long before US President-elect Donald Trump even began his presidential campaign, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was already crumbling along with the rest of America’s so-called “pivot to Asia” policy. 527 more words


The Kindness of Saving Face

The kindness of saving face is a type of kindness extended to others to help them avoid embarrassment or humiliation. The best example of this is in the movie… 340 more words

“Saving Face” was the first Asian American queer...

“Saving Face” was the first Asian American queer film I ever watched, and still one of my favorites – I’ve seen it 4 or 5 times! 72 more words