Asian Americans Face New Stereotype In Ads

A kid walks into a Verizon phone store wearing a belt bristling with the latest tech gadgets.
“Sweet belt,” says a salesman.
The kid shows off his back-to-school hardware: “E-reader for textbooks . . . GPS
. . .
video camera for lectures . . . game pad.”
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