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Rep. Betty Brown

This awesome Texas legislator wants Asian-Americans to cut it out with the confusing, non-American names.

Posted on April 9, 2009, at 2:47 p.m. ET

Her quote during House testimony yesterday: "Rather than everyone here having to learn Chinese -- I understand it’s a rather difficult language -- do you think that it would behoove you and your citizens to adopt a name that we could deal with more readily here?"

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