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

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