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Women’s Bodies, Men’s Rules, And The Indiscreet Draw Of ‘Pumping Iron 2: The Women’

Produced, written, and directed by some of the same folks who made the original, Pumping Iron 2 is a weird time capsule into the 1980s and also a surprisingly direct (if also dated, clumsy, and limited) exploration of gender.

History
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It’s “Free Couch” Season In Major League Baseball

MLB
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U.S. Open Begins Following World Tennis Events Marked by Suspected Match-Fixing

Tennis
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State Flags, Ranked

Overexplained Lists
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The Blustering, Barnstorming Softball Brilliance Of ‘The King And His Court’

History
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Let’s Remember Some Iconic Cinematic Hair Changes That Show The Passage Of Time

Defector At The Movies
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The Baron Of Wimbledon

Tennis
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How Low Can The RPM Go?

MLB
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So You’ve Accidentally Found Yourself At A Massive TikTok Party

Life's Rich Pageant
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Who Gets To Decide When A Contract Is Bad?

MLB
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Blood In The Water

History
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Rob Manfred Has No Feel

MLB
45Comments

‘Mortal Kombat’ Should Have Had More Gore

Defector At The Movies
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A Man Can’t Live On His Own

History
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The Rise And Fall Of Grand Slam USA

MLB
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The Greatest Pool Player In History Just Wanted To Hustle

History
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Kevin Mather Isn’t An Anomaly

MLB
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A Couples Therapist Explains Wilt Chamberlain’s Most Impressive Record (No, Not That One)

Book Excerpts That Don't Suck
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Time To Untune That String

MLB
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The Secret Success Of Don Sutton

MLB
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