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The First Gen Podcast

The First Gen Podcast

By Michelle Wong

First gen. Asian american. Queer. POC. Chinese American. Career. Love. Life. Miche attempts to cover it all.
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Go Piss GIRL and Why Do Antibiotics NEED to be Prescribed :(
Go Piss GIRL and Why Do Antibiotics NEED to be Prescribed :(
Diana goes to the hospital, Miche pees, and we chat about life. Miche is starting a startup called Pivot, and Diana is vibing after leaving the hospital.
01:50:38
December 02, 2022
Nasty Apartments - an Epidemic ft. Ciara
Nasty Apartments - an Epidemic ft. Ciara
recorded at Izakaya Kou in the Fillmore, Diana and Miche talk about their recent experiences with (other peoples) dirty apartments. Truly an epidemic. We are joined by Diana’s close friend, Ciara. :) Our talk got cut off around 30 minutes in, but we hope you enjoy this snippet of our chat!
35:16
October 11, 2021
“Number Two, No Onion!” Things Our Parents Do For Us - Miche & Diana Reunite
“Number Two, No Onion!” Things Our Parents Do For Us - Miche & Diana Reunite
in this episode, diana and i reunite to catch up about home life and what it’s like to live with our parents, who are all from China. we talk about ikebana, gardening with our moms, and how that relates to love languages. if you’d like to support our podcast: buy us a coffee at https://www.buymeacoffee.com/micheburrito.
33:12
August 20, 2021
Remember to Practice
Remember to Practice
Solo reflection on a drive to LA. Sometimes when I feel like depression has gotten better, I forget to practice and I can spiral into judgement and anxiety.
17:06
May 08, 2021
Our Names Are Only The Beginning - Exploring Asian American Pride
Our Names Are Only The Beginning - Exploring Asian American Pride
Diana and I share stories of our Chinese family history, our Chinese names, and the feeling that we never could have shared this with anyone else. It’s beautiful and it’s here wrapped up for you. Listen to hear us talk about what it’s like to learn about our family histories, while growing up in a country that erased it all. and worse... perpetrated systems of racism against our people.
55:23
April 07, 2021
Bling Empire, Tattoos, and Standing Up for Our Elders
Bling Empire, Tattoos, and Standing Up for Our Elders
it’s lunar new year! d and i talk about tattoos, social media waves recently about attacks on Asian elders in the Bay Area, Bling Empire (Asian Jersey Shore imo), and how much we hate the crazy rich asians trope.
52:28
February 15, 2021
The Courage to Fail and God
The Courage to Fail and God
miche and diana are making moves towards leadership at work. tune in to find out what that’s been like :) we also talk about how God loves all of us, no matter what. diana and i discovered that we are both Christian babies on this podcast :) also, beautiful goodbyes. and “driving is like eating rice” -diana’s brother. haha
01:02:25
January 13, 2021
Ramblings on Cash, Fashion, and Asia. special drinking episode
Ramblings on Cash, Fashion, and Asia. special drinking episode
PSA: this episode has random bong rips, you should take a sip of wine every time you hear one lol diana and i’s life are on roller coasters this year but we have fun chatting about it. instagram is evil? and asia be sketchy sometimes. creative pursuits brewing. z collection coming soon :) XJP don’t come after Diana for talking about the tech in China.
01:38:42
January 06, 2021
Liberation, Moving Out, and Fashion School in Japan
Liberation, Moving Out, and Fashion School in Japan
hi everyone! sorry for all the technical difficulties. content warning for this episode: sexual assault, in this episode, diana and i talk about sexual liberation and what it means to us. miche (z) is moving out finally! and diana is contemplating fashion school in Japan. :)
01:38:31
December 25, 2020
It’s a Journey - with Ely and Taylor
It’s a Journey - with Ely and Taylor
This is a very special episode. My friends Taylor and Ely and I talk about our journeys back to ourselves as trans and non-binary Asian American people in SF. We all went to Lowell High School, and we talk a bit about that too. In the end, we get to sharing our experiences with coming out at work, clothing, our careers, gender and sexuality, pronouns, and much much more. Please listen to our stories. I love you all.
02:23:52
December 20, 2020
Existential Dread, Love, and Only Fans
Existential Dread, Love, and Only Fans
This is a two part podcast. In the first half up to 36:00, we talk about existential dread, as it was something brought up by one of our audience members, shoutout to you, L! The second half Diana and I open up about our experiences with love, and Miche opens an only fans. Subscribe here: onlyfans.com/michecryptoonlyfans! It’s a longer episode so feel free to break it up in your days, but I hope you’re enjoying our podcast so far and would love to hear your thoughts. Email me your feedback at michellurito@gmail.com. Thank you so much for listening everyone! We love you so much!
02:05:04
December 18, 2020
Cash Money Baby
Cash Money Baby
In this episode, Diana and I talk money. What’s up with debt? What’s up with leadership? What’s up with white supremacy? What’s up with cash money baby? Links mentioned will be listed here in the week to come.
01:23:56
December 07, 2020
Fuck Confucius
Fuck Confucius
Are you growing up? Is it traumatizing? Yeah, same. Diana and I talk about living at home - choosing careers we love or following pressures from parents, amongst other things. Intergenerational trauma. Living at home after graduation. We do it all.
01:08:15
December 01, 2020