Let’s Stop Pretending Serena Williams Scandalized Society

While scribbling my soccer posts, I missed the rest of humanity going apeshit about Serena Williams. I saw a connection with neither an uncouth congressman nor a drunk egotist disrupting the sacrosanct VMAs. Three examples equal trend in journalism, but this one is tenuous.

Serena Williams is the victim of a double-standard. For once, it’s not because she’s black or because she’s female. It’s one of culture.

Continued at The Big Lead

  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: