Monthly Archives: May 2014
You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.
I am just as irritated by racist Hollywood stereotypes as the next Asian American. But I am equally irritated by Asian American desires to participate in mainstream Hollywood pap.
The difference is you came with your kind, and I came with mine, and we will both leave with the same.
They’ll all be ones who get away until I trick the one who stays.
That music is a mess for you only because you have not learned the conventions and traditions which organize it.
Yet such sheer suffering is better left untold.
So forgive me for not opening my mouth.
Professional revolutionaries are well suited to become state officials. After all, their idea of revolution is one big conspiracy.
Recent, rich immigrants from Taiwan, China, and Hong Kong have created new and revitalized old “ethnic enclaves” in the U.S. Sometimes it is better to live at the center of the periphery than at the periphery of the center.
These generations are not generative of the general.