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WalkaboutsVerse 16m
Re , fighting for the rights of women - she threatened to kill a female lines person a couple of years ago; what a horrible person.
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Debbie King Sep 10
S/O to the team at . This is by far, the most thorough and informed discussion I've heard regarding all that went down in the Osaka vs. Serena . The sport + sexism +racism + Serena's plight + game stats - you'll hear it all here
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love_15_30 Sep 14
There's been a lot of talk about male tennis players constantly getting away with misbehavior on the court. So, for kicks, here's a little of incidents where the hammer came down:
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Mick Dennis Sep 9
If you’re looking for an inspirational female role model, how about Naomi Osaka? She played superb tennis, kept sufficiently focused to win, while her opponent was using her commercial importance to tennis to threaten an umpire.
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Alison Mau Sep 10
Anybody else catch Dijokovic smashing his racquet (against the net? Not caught on camera but you could hear it) on at 5-4 down in the second set of the ? No mention at all from umpire or commentators
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Larry Elder Sep 11
Nearly all tennis pundits and pros--afraid of being called “racist"--made excuses for the inexcusable, victicrat behavior of —except for Navratilova, who said boorish behavior by men is no excuse for women to do likewise. Bravo, Martina!
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Anuraag Saxena Sep 9
The culprit in this fiasco is ___________?
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Herald Sun Sep 15
. cartoonist Mark Knight reflects on how he should have drawn Serena Williams
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Hillary Ann Sep 12
I am convinced that 99% of the people with opinions on the Serena debacle did not watch the full match.
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The Real Ray Niland Sep 11
In stating their case on , anyone whose tweet includes, a) I play a lot of tennis or b) I watch a lot of tennis, probably doesn't play or watch a lot of tennis.
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Jana Aleks Sep 11
Thank you 🙏 for an honest assessment on the situation. I’m not against Serena, but I will not sit quietly listening to people make excuses for her bad conduct at the She is accountable for escalating the chaos that ensued 🙄
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NBC News THINK Sep 11
. and deserved better than 2018's sexist . But fans shouldn't be surprised, writes . The match was one more dramatic reminder of how rampant sexism still is at the sport’s highest levels:
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Sherwin Bryce-Pease Sep 10
Will be chatting with on imminently about reaction to Serena Williams on court incident in the this past weekend
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AAEC Sep 11
When an editorial cartoon goes viral for all the wrong reasons—cartoonists and journalists weigh in on the racist, sexist editorial cartoon about Serena Williams, and the many ways it fails.
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Susan McDonough Sep 10
C’mon . How can you cover the between Williams and Osaka, the ref’s treatment of and not mention race? Especially when followed by ’s tribute to Arthur Ashe and his social justice work??
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Kuchon 💚 It's not easy being green. Sep 10
It's always a white guy, isn't it? Almost every single negative comment against or in support of @Knightcartoons' racist, misogynistic offal in comes from a white guy or the very white . They don't want to get it.
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Andrew Corsello Sep 10
1/16 I’m still having trouble buying that this is about what most everyone seems to think it is. I can’t escape the knowledge that this is the second time she's detonated her US Open by going full Ultimate Warrior on a line judge/umpire—
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Savvy Sep 11
was so angry after defeat that she refused to board her plane home.
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Basia Sep 10
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BOP Mafia Sep 10
There seem to be 2 schools of though on the Serena issue. 1. Know about tennis, use the word Umpire, and generally back up his actions. 2. Don't know about tennis, don't know about accumulated code violations and use the word Referee.
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