The San Francisco Chronicle has a podcast called Pinoy Pod, and I just came across an episode that is all about the recent APAture arts festival. In the show's description, it states, "This year's festival featured Filipino American artists such as playwright Prince Gomolvilas."
Wait wait wait WHAT?!
I am not now and I have never been a member of the Filipino race. I know the last name throws some people off, but, really, LOOK AT ME. In a trillion years I would never be mistaken as Filipino! Mistaken for Chinese, sure, but not Filipino.
I am a proud Thai American, and I do not wish to be associated with a race that includes people like Noel Alumit. He's always trying to steal my thunder. And my man. Hands off, bitch!
Look at Noel. Now there's a Filipino: