Congratulations to Amy Schneider! An Oakland resident, Amy is breaking barriers for women and trans people by becoming the first woman- and one of only four people ever- to win over a million dollars on Jeopardy!
Facts corner: Did you know that more than 1.5 billion people around the world celebrate Chinese New Year (a.k.a. Lunar New Year) on February 1? To wish someone a happy new year in Cantonese, you can say “Gong hei fat choy.” In Mandarin, the same greeting is “gong xi fa cai”(pronounced gong she fa tsai). Try it!