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From the Gut

The Beautiful Vulgarity Of 'Star Trek Beyond'

When nine year old YiPin Lin and his family arrived in Buena Park, California, in 1980, as Taiwanese immigrants seeking a better life, a well intentioned real estate agent advised his parents that the...

Daily Sizzle

Welcome to YOMYOMF 2.0!

Image by Offender David Chan If you’re new to YOMYOMF, welcome, and if you’re a long-tim...

So's Reel Thoughts reviews STAR TREK BEYOND

Hey, YOMYOMFers! My name is So Yun Um and I'm an LA-based film critic/filmmaker/programmer! I...

Watch HELP in 360 on Your Phone Now!

Regular readers of YOMYOMF know we produced a 360 degree short film entitled HELP directed by O...

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From the Gut

[#MyStarTrek] Beyond STAR TREK

A candid moment of the author giving his approval — most likely to lunch....

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From the Gut

Hari Kondabolu is a 'Mainstream American Comic'

Writer Ada Tseng filed a great profile story on stand-up comedian Hari Kondabolu...

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The Journey

STAR TREK BEYOND on the Waterfront

I’ve only been to San Diego Comic-Con once, but experiencing SDCC is an entire...

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The Itch

With Jeremy Lin onboard, the Brooklyn Nets invest...

The Nets introduced their crop of new faces Wednesday in Brooklyn. From left: Th...

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Otaku

[#MyStarTrek] Why DEEP SPACE NINE is the greatest...

I absolutely love STAR TREK DEEP SPACE NINE. I consider it to be the best of all...

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The Itch

Remembering Tommy Kono--World's Greatest Weightlif...

Emmy-winning Seattle news anchor Ryan Yamamoto is set to premiere his short docu...

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Lost Causes

Kumamon and the new science of cute

The Guardian’s Neil Steinberg writes about Kumamon, a cartoon bear created to...

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Otaku

Why GALAXY QUEST is the best non-Trek, Trek film

Film geeks like to congress and pontificate on many mundane, but yet wholly impo...

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Otaku

[#MyStarTrek] 7 Reasons why STAR TREK: THE ANIMATE...

“One of the best things about the animated series is it’s like buried treasu...

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The Journey

Tura Thursday: Kicking Ass and Taking Names

“Tura Thursday” is a regular series celebrating the legacy of the late, grea...

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From the Gut

Best of #MyStarTrek Part II: Positive Female Role...

We launched a contest earlier this month, where we encouraged Trekkies to blog a...

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The Itch

When you're addicted to POKEMON GO but Ball Is Lif...

Regular contributor Kalaniballfree shows how it's done on how to continue practi...

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Otaku

Comic-Con Vs. Republican National Convention: 10 T...

#SDCC2016 vs. #RNC2016! A comparison of two conventions, both massively importan...

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From the Gut

US Rep Mark Takai of Hawaii, Dies At 49

Sad news over the Asian American news waves. US Rep. Mark Takai has died having...

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The Itch

Yao Ming's Rookie Year

Basketball great Yao Ming wrote about his rookie year playing for the Rockets fo...

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Lost Causes

Australian TV Shows More Asians - NOT

So this is the best that Australian mainstream TV networks can do to show divers...

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Arty Farty

Diversity and ‘Beyond’: A Roundtable discussio...

The Los Angeles Times conducted a video interview with STAR TREK BEYOND director...

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From the Gut

John Cho compares STAR TREK BEYOND to U.S. politic...

Entertainment Weekly reports about how the plot for STAR TREK BEYOND mirrors tod...

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Lost Causes

Asian Americans for Trump: The Minority You Can Tr...

Apparently, Paul Jhin is the senior advisor for Asian Americans for Trump. He sp...

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The Journey

[#MyStarTrek] From the Asphalt to the Stars

My first Star Trek experience was at the age of 15 when I saw STAR TREK IV: THE...

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Arty Farty

Parvesh Cheena joins the new season of CRAZY EX-GI...

Actor-comedian and YOMYOMF buddy Parvesh Cheena (OUTSOURCED, A TO Z, TRANSFORMER...

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Arty Farty

China's Film Market is experiencing a box-office s...

COLD WAR 2 is China's biggest hit this summer. Released earlier this month, it h...

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Otaku

Top 5 Asian characters in the STAR TREK Universe

The STAR TREK franchise has prided itself for being ahead of its time when it co...

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Obscure Crap

Rohit Khandelwal Is The First Indian To Win Mr Wor...

So in the land of the perves, this just hit the airwaves - well that is my Faceb...

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Otaku

Studio Ghibli Finally Answers SPIRITED AWAY's Big...

Super contributor L. Lola reminded us that this week is the 15th anniversary of...

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Lost Causes

Michael Bezinger Still Awaiting An Apology For Bei...

This is the third post I have written about this saga this week. If you remember...

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The Journey

Highlights from Reddit AMA with Justin Lin and Joh...

STAR TREK BEYOND director Justin Lin and Hikaru Sulu himself, John Cho, particip...

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Arty Farty

David Henry Hwang's SOFT POWER to Premiere in Mark...

Lea Salonga & the cast of DHH's FLOWER DRUM SONG revival at the Taper. Of...