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Caitlyn Jenner Will Reportedly Pose Nude for ‘Sports Illustrated’

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Caitlyn Jenner is a media darling and I can’t figure out why. Sure, when she first emerged publicly, her story of transitioning from beloved Olympian, husband, and father to trans woman was extremely compelling, but since then, Jenner has yet to do anything to advance...

Serena Williams Puts The Haters On Blast, Quotes Maya Angelou In ‘Sportsperson Of The Year’ Speech

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Serena Williams was honored Tuesday night at Sports Illustrated’s ‘Sportsperson of the Year’ Ceremony in New York City at Pier 60. After an insanely successful year that included gloriously seizing the Australia Open, French Open and Wimbledon titles, its safe to say that Serena deserves...

From Cages to Covers: Serena Williams and the Racist History of Likening Black People to Animals

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At 5’11, I’ve been called a stallion many times. In the black community, calling a woman a stallion is usually intentioned as a compliment, and for many years I received it as such. A combination of cultural conditioning and an ignorance of history were responsible...

Sports Illustrated Names Serena Williams ‘Sportsperson of the Year’

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Sports Illustrated, a prestigious athletics magazine, awarded Serena Williams their ‘Sportsperson of the Year’ honor. The tennis phenom dominated the tennis court in 2015, so their selection of Williams is unsurprising. She won 53 of 56 matches in 2015, earned three significant tennis titles, and...

Tyra Banks & Chrissy Teigen Are Two Hosts Of The New Daytime Talk Show “FABLife”

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Veteran supermodel Tyra Banks has already been successful in transitioning from the runway to the small screen, but she’s aiming to do it again alongside fellow model Chrissy Teigen and a handful of other influencers from a variety of industries with a new talk show....

Mo’ne Davis is The 2014 Sports Illustrated Kids SportsKid Of The Year

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Mo’ne Davis has had one hell of a year and we couldn’t be more happy for her. Sports Illustrated Kids has named the Little League baseball star its ‘Sports Kid of the Year.’ The 13-year-old honor roll student and Philly native garnered major recognition after...