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Daisy J Lin
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Daisy J Lin is an award-winning filmmaker and journalist. She directed the documentary Yours Truly Miss Chinatown out of a desire to tell some honest stories about Asian Americans and life as a modern woman. The film premiered at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival and has screened across the country and also in Taipei, her birth place. It is now streaming free at Snagfilms.com. Her work as a journalist at NBC4 News in Los Angeles has earned multiple Emmys. Currently, her New Year's resolutions are to ride her bike more and learn to play the ukelele.

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Why I Dance on Chinese New Year -- and You Should Too

(54) Comments | Posted February 10, 2013 | 8:45 AM

Firecrackers, dragon dance and red envelopes filled with money are all part of Chinese New Year celebrations, which begin on February 10th this year, but the most important ritual is honoring departed relatives who laid the foundations for your present life. I immediately think of my grandmother, my best childhood...

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