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Video: Saturday Night Live mocks media reaction to Linsanity

Feb 19, 2012, 12:29 PM EDT

Now that’s some good satire.

The media reaction to Jeremy Lin and “Linsanity” was ripe to be skewered. The racial stereotype issues that came up in things like the ESPN headline controversy are sometimes dealt with better through humor than righteous indignation (or whatever your reaction of choice is). This skit nailed it.

Plus, it’s just funny.

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