"Hey, wouldn’t it be cool if the biggest Asian-American superhero met the biggest Asian-American sports star?"
We must be insane. And there must be more to it than that. To help get some perspective -- and perhaps to help us find our bearings, I interviewed senior lecturer of Psychology from Leeds Beckett University, Steven Taylor, who is the author of Back to Sanity:
His time in Los Angeles will influence Asian Americans, particularly male youth, in countless ways (not to mention those jersey sales.) All eyes will be on the California native, to see what he'll do for Los Angeles.
I think with Asian-American faith, it's helpful to set it apart. If you talk about the black church, you're talking about
The film "Linsanity" delves into Jeremy Lin's relationship to his faith and his self-identification as a devout Christian. As 'The Young & The Faithful' series continues, we talk to Asian-American Millennials about God and the role of religion.
When it happened in the spring of 2012, the Jeremy Lin phenomenon -- commonly referred to as Linsanity, from which the new documentary takes its name -- was startling for its prevalence.
"We started long before Linsanity," Leong remembers, "when he was at Harvard. We were as surprised as anyone else by Linsanity
Is it really that hard to write a female character who is brilliant at her job but mentally sound? And if you need to make her interesting is it too much to ask that you simply write a back-story for her?
This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Jonathan Brill, VP of Sales at a Software Start-Up At the height of
NBA sensation Jeremy Lin chatted with me at SXSW about his brand new documentary, Linsanity the movie, appearing in various YouTube videos and the overall message he wants fans to take away from his new film.
It may not be Christmas quite yet, but it's far enough along in the NBA season where one can begin to assess which players
Jeremy Lin returned to the scene of the crime last night. The sports world was gripped with Linsanity last season thanks to his unlikely story. But now he's with Houston and in last night's homecoming he scored 22 points.
I'm sad that Linsanity turned out to be a sham. The truth is that Jeremy Lin can't play. At least not at the highest levels. And no amount of "Linsanity" can change that.
Does our powerful belief in hot streaks, even if it's a false belief, still affect games? That is, do players play differently when they believe they are hot? Or if they believe a teammate is on a roll?
Despite signing a lucrative contract with the Houston Rockets during the offseason, Jeremy Lin still seems to be struggling
If Obama did say that, he was presumably referencing the Heat-Knicks game on February 23. The Knicks arrived in Miami in
Among those fans was a 5-year-old named Naim, whose dad filmed him crying after he heard the news. Many Knicks fans were
As each story unfolded, Barkley never shied away from throwing his two cents in. The Hall of Fame basketball player called
No one ever said Jimmy Dolan, the inscrutable owner of the New York Knicks, was any kind of genius. But his magnificently