“. During Lin’s big winning game against the L.A. Lakers on Feb. 10, Fox Sports columnist Jason Whitlock sent this tweet: “Some lucky lady in NYC is gonna feel a couple inches of pain tonight.””
COMMENTARY: Speaking about Jeremy Lin - Stop the racial “Linsanity” | San Diego Gay and Lesbian News
OMG. Jason Whitlock isn’t fired yet?
10:30 pm • 22 February 2012 • View comments
“I didn’t pay much attention to Jeremy Lin until I realized he was getting me laid.”
Asian Men with Balls: Sociosexual Implications of Linsanity | I AM YELLOW PERIL
Lol. It is true. Positive media exposure can make one race seem more attractive.
11:32 pm • 21 February 2012 • 4 notes • View comments
“American culture tells us, in short, that Lin shouldn’t exist. Every time he drives to the basket, he upends stereotypes of Asians as short, weak and nerdy. Every time he talks to the media, he dispels the idea that all Asian-Americans are like foreigners speaking broken English.”
— Will Jeremy Lin’s success end stereotypes? - CNN.com
5:29 am • 21 February 2012 • 12 notes • View comments
“Gender patterns in intermarriages vary widely, the study found. About 24% of African-American males married outside their race in 2010, compared to 9% of African-American females.
However, the reverse is true for Asians, where about 36% of females married outside their race compared to 17% of male newlyweds. And intermarriages for white and Hispanic people do not vary by gender, researchers found.”
— Study: Interracial marriage, acceptance growing - CNN.com
8:11 am • 17 February 2012 • 1 note • View comments