I actually deleted the comments that said things like, “You dumb cunt. This is bullshit.” There were three comments like that altogether. Also from men who are apparently enraged by the idea of the NWHL or women getting paid to play or girls getting into professional sports.
THIS IS WHY THIS DOCUMENTARY MATTERS.
This kind of reaction is exactly why we should be interested in a film that supports women athletes and women in general. There are only 9 days left to meet the goal of these filmmakers or they receive nothing. Please consider pitching in a few bucks. Hell, I’d pay $5 just as a big EFF YOU to some of these dudes who replied to my Facebook ad.
Throwback Thursday: With the Sweet Sixteen starting tonight and it being Women’s History Month, we thought it was a great time to share this 1903 postcard with you. The “P” seems faded, but that is a Princeton University banner they’re playing under.