“Manuel sees sports as the latest front in a culture war that fought — and lost — previous battles over same-sex marriage and trans bathroom bills.”
“Caldwell is on his back, arms spread wide, out cold on the mound. The lightning strike had hit him directly.”
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In October 2020, 41 years after his mother’s disappearance, Paul Wulff received an unexpected phone call.
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The incredible stories that exposed abuses of both power and people.
“She weaponized her hearing loss on and off the court, defied its desire to define her.”