Ep 18. How Has Kpop Changed the Perception Towards Asian Men?

October 19, 2020 00:44:52
Ep 18. How Has Kpop Changed the Perception Towards Asian Men?
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Ep 18. How Has Kpop Changed the Perception Towards Asian Men?
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Show Notes

Asian men have always had to fight against Hollywood's portrayal of them - usually as the nerdy, socially awkward type. With Kpop reaching peak popularity these days, what do Thomas and Dan think about the impact they have on the perception towards Asian men in general? Mia's playing a moderator here to get their hot takes on this very, serious, issue.  

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