Well, May be I am the first one, Best of Both world = American + Asian.
Yes, I was born in South East Asia / Thailand , That 64 Years ago, And After finish my first degree in Architecture, and work in Bangkok for 3 years, merried and Move to Study for my Master Degree, Live and Work in North Carolina since 1974, until now.
Can I count my self as Asian ?---Yes, Yellow skin, And Tiny eyes like Chinese---Yes, Both of my Grand fathers from Mainland China too, And run away from Communist, To Thailand and merried with Beautiful Thai Girl.
Nice to talk to you.
Happy New year 2014.