Trademark Application of the Day: "Linsanity"

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Feb. 15 2012 12:05 PM

Trademark Application of the Day: "Linsanity"

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Jeremy Lin, #17, of the New York Knicks looks on against the Los Angeles Lakers at Madison Square Garden on Feb. 10, 2012 in New York City

Photograph by Chris Chambers/Getty Images.

I'm going to say this shouldn't be granted and that massive IP overreach continues to be a real and tangible problem while worries about underprotection remain entirely hypothetical.

Matthew Yglesias is the executive editor of Vox and author of The Rent Is Too Damn High.