This is funny because it's so real--a great exploration of how when it comes to racial comments, some folks don't even think about what they are saying. Black folks have been militant about policing racial stereotypes for a long time now, so most everybody knows how to avoid getting Jimmy the Greeked. But when an Asian ballplayer comes along, there's not much precedent. Yet another reason why Jeremy Lin means something important beyond points and assists.
Jesse Washington is a Senior Writer for ESPN's TheUndefeated.com