April 24, 2014



You Are Not Ugly, So Don’t Make Those ‘Am I Ugly?’ Videos

Margaret Cho Asian American actress and comedian

Photo Credit: Lindsey Byrnes

You’re not ugly.

Not in the least. Don’t make those videos. Take them down if they are up. You don’t need people to tell you how beautiful you are on there. You don’t need to put yourself in the position to be judged that way. You are better than that and you deserve the very best in life. If I could come through this screen and tell you and show you and bolster you and buoy you up and raise you high above all the bad shit you are going through – so your spirit is free and you feel like you are flying, I would. I’d give anything if I could find a way to show you how lovely and perfect you are. If you’d believe me when I say you are amazing, you are the only you in the world and that makes you special and precious and holy, truly one of a kind – it would make me the happiest. [Read more...]

Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival – November 2-8, 2011 (By Moses Yoon)

(By Moses Yoon) The Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival 2011 will take place from November 2 to 8, 2011. Please come out and support this annual film festival!

Konnect Magazine is a  proud media sponsor of one of the films – Wedding Palace. This film is a hilarious romantic comedy about a wedding that has been dubbed the Korean “My Big Fat Greek Wedding.” Audiences, especially Koreans, love this film. Director Christine Yoo will be flying in from Los Angeles to attend the screening and to do a Q and A session. Purchase tickets to the Wedding Palace soon! 

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