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Dixie Chicks vs. Serena Williams

by Greg Garber Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 6:13 AM

Where's the outrage!?!

And after she won the NASDAQ-100 Open in April, Serena Williams -- the reigning French Open champion -- smiled mischievously, mustered a cartoonish French accent and said, "We want to make clothes. We don't want the war."

The backlash in France was immediate. A number of Paris boutiques removed clothing endorsed by Williams and a French firm canceled plans to design blouses with her.
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Where IS the outrage?? brigg Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 6:14 AM
brigg anti-moron Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 6:16 AM
bump bump Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 11:30 AM
Gimme a break Take the red pill Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 1:28 PM
Williams is a nigger Elvis Van Otto Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 1:44 PM
just another uneducated brat Ziegler Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 3:51 PM
Take the red pill a break Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 4:01 PM
Once again folks... daveman Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 4:06 PM
a break/daveman clearing things up Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 5:34 PM
Only Bush Lovers are American Take the red pill Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 5:50 PM
actually fresca Thursday, May. 29, 2003 at 5:57 PM
2 standard brigg Friday, May. 30, 2003 at 3:06 AM
a break/daveman/brigg Take the red pill Friday, May. 30, 2003 at 11:09 AM
red brigg Friday, May. 30, 2003 at 11:33 AM
brigg KOBE SBM Friday, May. 30, 2003 at 1:20 PM
brigg and his other personalities Take the red pill Friday, May. 30, 2003 at 6:48 PM
"You couldn't even accidentily spell "companies" correctly." Eric Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 2:43 AM
What's so bad about the French Dean Salias Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 3:51 AM
boycotts brigg Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 4:36 AM
brigg Bill O'Reilly Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 7:16 AM
KOBE KOBE SBM Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 9:03 AM
Eric/Dean Salias/brigg Take the red pill Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 9:05 AM
KOBE KOBE SBM Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 9:10 AM
FVI FYI Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 9:12 AM
FYI KOBES are dolts Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 9:18 AM
FYI KOBES are dolts Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 9:28 AM
I'll play Eric Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 9:30 AM
I disagree American Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 9:39 AM
Eric and co. Take the red pill Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 11:55 AM
American Another American Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 12:36 PM
Sorry American Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 12:58 PM
No bigots of course Randell Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 1:33 PM
Randell king Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 1:36 PM
"What about the Dixie Chicks' comments offended you personally?" An American Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 1:58 PM
American Another American Saturday, May. 31, 2003 at 10:39 PM
Dixie Chicks or Chicks with Dicks? Ned Lyle Sunday, Jun. 01, 2003 at 4:46 AM
You're no American, you're a traitor. An American Sunday, Jun. 01, 2003 at 4:51 AM
Sick, appeasing sycophantss. Sick, appeasing sycophants. Sunday, Jun. 01, 2003 at 5:01 AM
You have the right to your opinion. An American Sunday, Jun. 01, 2003 at 5:10 AM
If those individuals are patriots, it's time to burn the flag. Fresca's better looking sister. Sunday, Jun. 01, 2003 at 10:12 AM
And of course... daveman Sunday, Jun. 01, 2003 at 11:12 AM
well.. fresca Sunday, Jun. 01, 2003 at 11:21 PM
An American If you were born here and pay taxes you're... Monday, Jun. 02, 2003 at 2:06 AM
well.. fresca Monday, Jun. 02, 2003 at 8:00 AM
fresca fresca Monday, Jun. 02, 2003 at 9:10 AM
Funny. An American Monday, Jun. 02, 2003 at 12:58 PM
^ skippy Monday, Jun. 02, 2003 at 3:35 PM
An American Even funnier Monday, Jun. 02, 2003 at 5:59 PM
"keep on gong" grammar and spelling police Monday, Jun. 02, 2003 at 6:33 PM
yeah, uh.. fresca Monday, Jun. 02, 2003 at 7:18 PM
How absurd. An American Tuesday, Jun. 03, 2003 at 2:30 AM
Wrong words Amit Chosh Tuesday, Jun. 03, 2003 at 11:31 AM
An American Even more absurd Tuesday, Jun. 03, 2003 at 11:44 AM
^ me Tuesday, Jun. 03, 2003 at 12:02 PM
Amit Chosh credable argument Tuesday, Jun. 03, 2003 at 12:13 PM
"credable" by grammar and spelling police Tuesday, Jun. 03, 2003 at 12:16 PM
Lets see... Kobe power Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 2:33 AM
"Kobe power" Bush Admirer Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 7:57 AM
The dixie bitches Diogenes Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 9:17 AM
Dio imp (Eric) Eric's Wal-Mart pharmacist Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 9:35 AM
LikeSeanHannity,onlywithsmarts clint petty Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 9:40 AM
Shady's back Diogenes Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 10:14 AM
Dio Eric Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 10:31 AM
An American Even more absurd Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 12:22 PM
Go ahead. Post it again. reposter Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 2:04 PM
You're being ignored for being stupid. Even more absurd Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 2:24 PM
No, I'm being ignored because... (The real) Even more absurd Wednesday, Jun. 04, 2003 at 9:08 PM
Who is "we", you little turd? An American Thursday, Jun. 05, 2003 at 2:17 AM
Here. Let me humor you. An American Thursday, Jun. 05, 2003 at 2:55 AM
Memo to "An American" Bush Admirer Thursday, Jun. 05, 2003 at 5:07 AM
An American Humored Thursday, Jun. 05, 2003 at 12:32 PM
OneEyedMan KPC Thursday, Jun. 05, 2003 at 1:41 PM
Absurd American... An American Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 2:58 AM
I certaintly want to destroy your way of life. An Anarchist Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 3:11 AM
An Anarchist An American Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 3:33 AM
How pathetic. Eric Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 3:38 AM
I hope you do have a surprise. An Anarchist Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 3:44 AM
C'mon on over and find out. Eric Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 3:49 AM
I put no limits on my freedom. An Anarchist Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 3:54 AM
Cute. Kill a commie for mommie Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 3:56 AM
Kill a capitalist as a catalyst. propaganda of the deed Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 3:58 AM
HAR!! Eric Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 4:00 AM
If it FReeps, kill the creep. @ Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 4:04 AM
Oh look at that. Eric Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 4:06 AM
"Kill a commie for mommie" anti-psycho Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 7:45 AM
An American Last Dance Friday, Jun. 06, 2003 at 10:21 AM
Jerk vickie Friday, Jun. 20, 2003 at 5:23 AM
vickie anti-vickie Friday, Jun. 20, 2003 at 8:50 AM
KOBE KOBE SBM Friday, Jun. 20, 2003 at 11:07 AM
Response to Kobe! Your pregnant cousin! Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2003 at 4:12 AM
American Kinda Amarkun! Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2003 at 4:21 AM
To Fresca Pepsi Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2003 at 4:51 AM
I find that funny too. Maybe they will try to impeach KOBE SBM Wednesday, Jun. 25, 2003 at 5:24 AM
Serena RAndy Gorden Sunday, Jul. 06, 2003 at 8:00 AM

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