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‘Bling Empire’ Star Kane Lim Accused of ‘Hating on Asians’ for Mocking Yamashiro Restaurant

“Bling Empire” star Kane Lim has been accused of Asian hate after appearing in an Instagram Story that mocked Yamashiro, an Asian fusion restaurant in Hollywood.

18/6/2021 4:00:00 PM

“Bling Empire” star Kane Lim has been accused of Asian hate after appearing in an Instagram Story that mocked Yamashiro , an Asian fusion restaurant in Hollywood.

“Bling Empire” star Kane Lim has been accused of Asian hate after appearing in an Instagram Story that mocked Yamashiro , an Asian fusion restaurant in Hollywood. What happened: The Instagram Story, which was posted by Filipino American entrepreneur Rembrandt Flores , shows a group of Asian people dining at Tadaima , a new sushi restaurant located at 615 N. Western Avenue. In the video, Flores asked the group if they were happy to be in Tadaima instead of Yamashiro , which sits less than 15 minutes away at 1999 N. Sycamore Ave. The group, which included Lim, instantly jeered in agreement, with one of them even yelling “disgusting.”

Archer said she was told the meeting intended “to discuss how to help the Filipino community.”She then criticized the group’s actions and asked, “How can we promote Stop Asian Hate when we are the ones publicly hating on Asians?”Reactions:Archer received support and encouragement from fellow Asian Americans and others who love her cooking.

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CNN journalistXixi Yangcommented, “I am horrified and devastated that you had to experience something so gut-wrenching!! I am ashamed for them!”“As a fellow Asian American, I see how hard you work as an amazing executive chef and loving mother,” KTLA reporter

Gene Kangwrote. “As a Filipina, you’ve become a trailblazer and advocate for our AAPI community.”SingerRanella Ferrer, who is also Filipino American, wrote, “Tita Val, your worth comes with no color lines hence why you’re at the top…literally you’re at the top of the hill overlooking everything, so is Yamashiro and you’re just in elevation mode. Keep going higher.” headtopics.com

Lim responds:Lim, a Singapore-born real estate developer, denied hating his own race and claimed that the incident was blown out of proportion.Story continues“It's unfortunate this has escalated to this level. I get how it has been interpreted and am disappointed it's been crafted into an Asian-hate thing,” he told

.He said his comments were based on his dining experience in the past.Archer told TMZ that Lim was willing to visit Yamashiro again. But she said his interest “didn’t feel sincere” and she is “not looking to create a photo opportunity for him.”Archer claimed that she has also been bullied by others in the Asian American community. However, she is determined to stand up for herself and refuses to be "silenced or gaslighted."

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