This week, we touch on the recent spate of hate crimes targeted at Asian Americans with Asia’s Got Talent Host Justin Bratton.
Other stories include:
Man who stroked genitals in front of girls on Bedok bus had been fired by Foodpanda | Foreigner reportedly proposed a threesome with masseuse before viral altercation | Donors and friends open wallets to fund Myanmar’s government in exile | That’s a catch: Seafood stall shows off monstrous 12-foot-long eel at Mei Foo market | Please Mi: Condom brand Fiesta launches fried noodles-flavored rubber in Indonesia | Cannot Unsee! Did Duterte try to grab a domestic worker’s crotch? | Neelofa’s wedding under probe for potential breach of COVID measures | Bangkok bus driver makes unscheduled stop to pick up exhausted stray dog on expressway (Video)
The Coconuts Podcast delivers impactful, weird, and wonderful reporting by our journalists on the ground in eight cities: Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Bali. Listen to headline news and insightful interviews on matters large and small, designed for people located in – or curious about – Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.