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Jeremy Lin’s stereotype-busting run with Knicks the focus of new HBO doc ‘38 at the Garden’

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38 at the Garden will debut Oct. 18 on HBO. Filmmaker Frank Chi says Linsanity is a product of people underestimating him his whole life. Lin recounts his experience as an overlooked D-Leaguer turned overnight sensation. Lin's story is not only about overcoming the emasculating stereotypes attached to Asians.
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Jeremy Lin’s stereotype-busting run with Knicks the focus of new HBO doc ‘38 at the Garden’

Frank Chi had trekked from Washington D.C. to witness Linsanity, the basketball phenomena that connected deeply with the Asian-American filmmaker.

2 months ago·New York, United States
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Jeremy Lin’s stereotype-busting run with Knicks the focus of new HBO doc ‘38 at the Garden’

Frank Chi had trekked from Washington D.C. to witness Linsanity, the basketball phenomena that connected deeply with the Asian-American filmmaker.Scalpers outside Madison Square Garden had other ideas.“They were trying to charge $700 at the door,” Chi recalled. “It was not happening.”So Chi wandered to a karaoke bar in nearby Koreatown, where he discovered a crowd with similar enthusiasm for Jeremy Lin. Together, as a culture suppressed by stere…

2 months ago·San Jose, United States
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Jeremy Lin’s stereotype-busting run with Knicks the focus of new HBO doc ‘38 at the Garden’

Frank Chi had trekked from Washington D.C. to witness Linsanity, the basketball phenomena that connected deeply with the Asian-American filmmaker.Scalpers outside Madison Square Garden had other ideas.“They were trying to charge $700 at the door,” Chi recalled. “It was not happening.”So Chi wandered to a karaoke bar in nearby Koreatown, where he discovered a crowd with similar enthusiasm for Jeremy Lin. Together, as a culture suppressed by stere…

2 months ago·St Paul, United States
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Jeremy Lin’s stereotype-busting run with Knicks the focus of new HBO doc ‘38 at the Garden’

Frank Chi had trekked from Washington D.C. to witness Linsanity, the basketball phenomena that connected deeply with the Asian-American filmmaker.Scalpers outside Madison Square Garden had other ideas.“They were trying to charge $700 at the door,” Chi recalled. “It was not happening.”So Chi wandered to a karaoke bar in nearby Koreatown, where he discovered a crowd with similar enthusiasm for Jeremy Lin. Together, as a culture suppressed by stere…

2 months ago·Boston, United States
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Jeremy Lin’s stereotype-busting run with Knicks the focus of new HBO doc ‘38 at the Garden’

Frank Chi had trekked from Washington D.C. to witness Linsanity, the basketball phenomena that connected deeply with the Asian-American filmmaker.Scalpers outside Madison Square Garden had other ideas.“They were trying to charge $700 at the door,” Chi recalled. “It was not happening.”So Chi wandered to a karaoke bar in nearby Koreatown, where he discovered a crowd with similar enthusiasm for Jeremy Lin. Together, as a culture suppressed by stere…

2 months ago·Denver, United States
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