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NBA's Jeremy Lin Gets Real About 'Yellow Fever' And Asian Masculinity

2 days agoNews : Huffington Post

Jeremy Lin, who ignited “Linsanity” on the court, may be one of today’s most recognized names in professional basketball, but it wasn’t always easy for the 28-year-old athlete. Like many Asian-American men, stereotypes have set him back...Show More Summary

Linsanity? Jeremy Lin leads late rally as Nets defeat Grizzlies

2 months agoBasketball / NBA : USAToday: NBA

Lin scored 18 points, including nine straight in a fourth-quarter Brooklyn rally.        

Daze of Linsanity: Jeremy Lin took NY by storm 5 years ago

2 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Kenny Atkinson still thinks back to that time sometimes, lets his mind wander back to five years ago.

Does Sarah Palin have ‘Linsanity’? You betcha!

4 months agoNews : The Cutline

Barack Obama isn't the only political figure caught up in the hoops-hoopla surrounding Jeremy Lin. In an appearance on Fox Business, former Alaskan governor Sarah Palin admitted she's in love with the new New York Knicks point guard--just like the rest of the country. "I am, I am," the 2008 vice presidential candidate-cum-Fox News contributor [...]

Marilyn Hagerty, 85-year-old Olive Garden reviewer, on Internet fame: ‘It’s overwhelming, wild, crazy’

4 months agoNews : The Cutline

Forget Linsanity. It's Marilyn Mania. Marilyn Hagerty, an 85-year-old columnist from Grand Forks, N.D., has become an unlikely media sensation, after she published an earnest review of a local Olive Garden last week in the Grand Forks Herald, which went viral online. It read like something out of The Onion. "The place is impressive," Hagerty [...]

Jeremy Lin puns galore: Linterplanetary, Linsurrection and 949 more

4 months agoNews : The Cutline

Led by Jeremy Lin's 19 points and 13 assists, the New York Knicks opened the second half of its season on Wednesday with a 120-103 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers at Madison Square Garden--reigniting the "Linsanity" that had taken a brief respite during the NBA's All-Star weekend. Yahoo News' own Chris Wilson used a simple [...]

Virtual Linsanity: Jeremy Lin e-books flood the market

4 months agoNews : The Cutline

Jeremy Lin's meteoric rise from D-league dweller to NBA star has spawned countless columns, magazine articles and a veritable cottage industry for puns (including some that were racially insensitive, and at least one that resulted in a firing). Now come the e-books. There are at least eight e-books about Jeremy Lin available on One [...]

Asian American Journalists Association releases guidelines on Jeremy Lin media coverage

4 months agoNews : The Cutline

Given the media's "Linsanity" surrounding Jeremy Lin, perhaps this was inevitable. Following (justified) outrage over several examples of racially-insensitive coverage of Lin--including a headline published by which resulted...Show More Summary

Hanging Out in Brooklyn With Jeremy Lin, 4 Years After Linsanity

The borough’s newest resident has become a Net and a Marvel superhero.

Moment of Clarity

It’s been years since Linsanity took New York by storm, but Jeremy Lin is back. This time, he’s the starting point guard and leader of the young, new-look Brooklyn Nets. The post Moment of Clarity appeared first on SLAMonline.

Linsanity is back ... this time in Brooklyn

6 months agoBasketball / NBA : USAToday: NBA

Nets point guard could be better than when he was with Knicks        

NBA Nets News: Linsanity Back vs Celtics? Jeremy Lin Stats

Jeremy Lin is making headlines as he prepares for a possible return against the Celtics. The Brooklyn Nets face off against the Boston Celtics at the TD Garden. The October 26th match has Linsanity back in New York and he will be aiming...Show More Summary

When Linsanity Happened

Linsanity reverberates today. We look back on it — the good, the bad and the gaffes — on the eve of Jeremy Lin's return to New York as a member of the Nets.

Festival Spotlight: Start the Linsanity!

Jeremy Lin, who rose to fame almost five years ago as a momentary folk hero for the New York Knicks, is set to return to the boroughs this year, this time as the starting point guard for the Brooklyn Nets. Since his last tour of duty...Show More Summary

Lin gets another chance to start, this time in Brooklyn

Jeremy Lin knows he'll carry the weight of "Linsanity" as wide as the Brooklyn Bridge heading into the new NBA season.

Lin: If I wasn’t Asian, Linsanity wouldn’t have been a big deal

7 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Lin said that people judged him by his appearance, which made his play seem even more outrageous.

Comics Star Gene Yang Talks Racial Influences, the Boxer Rebellion, Superman, and Linsanity

Comics creator Gene Luen Yang was just selected as one of the recipients of the MacArthur Foundation's so-called "Genius Grants." In light of the news, we're republishing our December 2015 interview with Yang below. In a new email interview yesterday, he recalled finding out about the award about three weeks ago: ... More »

Jeremy Lin Gets Marvel Comic Book Character in 'Totally Awesome Hulk'

Even though the Jeremy Lin phenomenon known as "Linsanity" died down years ago for most people, a comic writer hasn't forgotten it and is honoring the Brooklyn Nets star with his own Marvel Comic book.

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