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Black Dog Can’t Jump

by C. Flisi

Hollywood is planning a remake of “White Men Can’t Jump,” the 1992 film about streetballers whose hustle was based on stereotypes. One stereotype was that dorky looking guys who seem out of place can’t play basketball, and another was that Black guys always play better than whites. The two protagonists made their money from these erroneous assumptions.

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