Tag: ABC

Battle Hymn of the ABC Mother

Amy Chua’s new book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, is drawing some controversy with her praise of strict Chinese upbringing.   I am an ABC (American Born Chinese) and so are my parents. When people ask me what ethnicity I am, I always reply “American.” I’ve never known anything else. Still, growing up in... Read more »

ABC Loves Improvisers

The ABC network has a great Wednesday night lineup now.  And most of them are actually pretty good. In a quiet move, it looks like ABC is breaking NBC’s seeming monopoly of Chicago Improvisers in their shows. On Wednesdays, it’s FOUR shows in a row featuring Chicago Improv Alumni. Hank is a new show starring... Read more »