Posts tagged "serena williams"

This Year’s Pirelli Calendar Will Recognize Women For Their Brains, Not Their Bods

Progress, as I live and breathe. …

Megan Reynolds | November 30, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Serena Williams Is Out At The U.S. Open Following Huge Upset By Roberta Vinci

Serena Williams is currently the number one ranked tennis player in the world. She was just beat, in a brutal and very close game, by Roberta Vinci, a woman who…

Megan Reynolds | September 11, 2015 - 3:45 pm

The Soapbox: As Serena Williams Knows, The Race-Based Wage Gap Is No Joke

Serena may have whooped Maria Sharapova’s behind in 18 of their last 20 matches, but somehow, Sharapova is worth $5 million more.

Tiffanie Drayton | August 28, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Serena Williams & Drake Are Maybe Dating, At The Very Minimum, Making Out

Blurry photographic proof, after the jump!

Megan Reynolds | August 24, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Serena Williams Covers New York’s Fall Fashion Issue, Looks Stunning As Usual

Here is Serena Williams, your tennis queen and all-around fantastic human, looking like one hundred million dollars on the cover of New York Magazine’s fall fashion issue. The story contained within…

Megan Reynolds | August 10, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Harper Lee On Go Set A Watchman: “Wonderful!”

Harper Lee speaks, a One Direction person is going to be a dad and Drake + Serena Williams, sitting in a tree, K-I-S-S-I-N-G?

Megan Reynolds | July 14, 2015 - 6:30 pm

NY Times Public Editor Calls Godawful Serena Williams’ Article A “Missed Opportunity”

Remember that New York Times’ piece about Serena Williams’ body? The one published on Friday that got my knickers all in a twist? By Saturday morning, as Williams was destroying the court…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 13, 2015 - 5:34 pm

Author JK Rowling Shuts Down Idiot Troll Regarding Serena Williams

The majority of Twitter yesterday was in jubilant celebration of Serena Williams and her Grand Slam victory at Wimbledon. The hashtag #SerenaSlam went viral, and happiness abounded.
But, it…

Katrin Higher | July 12, 2015 - 10:00 am

BREAKING: Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon For Grand Slam Title

The powerhouse undefeated women’s tennis player, Serena Williams, has just won Wimbledon (for the 6th time btw) and snagged the Grand Slam title.
Williams defeated Garbiñe Muguruza, a 21 year…

Katrin Higher | July 11, 2015 - 11:30 am

The NY Times Asked A Bunch Of White Female Tennis Players About Serena Williams’ Body

I’m by no means an actual tennis aficionado, but I love any and all displays of women proving how strong and powerful and bad ass they are, and Serena Williams…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 10, 2015 - 1:10 pm

Britney Spears Recreated Famous Album Cover With Her Kids At Disneyland

Oops … we forgot what this album cover looked like until right now. …

Megan Reynolds | July 6, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Serena Williams’ Take On Beyonce’s “7/11″ Video Is A Grand Slam

Let’s see how many other tennis puns I can make.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 25, 2015 - 4:40 pm

Serena Williams Looks Gorgeous & Commanding On April Vogue Cover

Damn. I’m usually pretty meh on Vogue covers, but the April issue, featuring 19-time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams, is gorgeous. For starters, she looks like herself, instead of some…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 23, 2015 - 4:15 pm

On Serena Williams & The Racism Experienced By Black Women Athletes

Articles chronicling the story of Serena’s 3rd consecutive U.S. Open win were accompanied with pictures of a smiling trophy-displaying Serena Williams standing in front of American flags as…

Tiffanie Drayton | September 9, 2014 - 3:40 pm

Serena Williams Crashed A Random Couple’s Wedding In A Leopard Print Swimsuit

If you’re considering having your wedding on the beach, keep in mind that you run the risk of a celebrity crashing your nuptials in a leopard print swimsuit and posting…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 2, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Serena Williams Sports Some Serious Nail Art At Wimbledon

Well, well, well! It looks like somebody stopped in to WAH Nails before hitting the courts at Wimbledon. Serena Williams maaaaaay not necessarily know what the fuck she is talking

Rachel Krause | June 28, 2013 - 9:40 am

Serena Williams Is Doing Apologies Wrong

Serena Williams is really not doing a great job recovering from the victim-blaming comments about the Steubenville rape that she made during an interview with Rolling Stone. Her first apology was…

Mary Odell | June 25, 2013 - 11:20 am

UPDATED: Serena Williams Says Steubenville Rape Victim Is “Lucky”

“Do you think it was fair, what they got? They did something stupid, but I don’t know. I’m not blaming the girl, but if you’re a 16-year-old and you’re drunk…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 19, 2013 - 10:20 am

Well Played: Serena Williams Serves Up Major Style

I am obsessed with Serena Williams. In fact, she’s kind of my idol. I mean, this woman can serve a tennis ball at 128 miles per hour(!), win $38 million…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 24, 2012 - 10:40 am