The World’s Most Perfect Liberal Arts Quote

From today’s New York Times article, “Brittney Griner, Basketball Star, Helps Redefine Beauty,” about how Baylor punchout artist Griner is actually smoking hot, if you can just look at her with your mind instead of your penis. Or something.

“Brittney Griner is such an athlete, and so gifted, you almost don’t notice that she is part of a slowly unfolding, civilized response in this country to the slightly androgynous female,” said Terry Castle, the Walter A. Haas Professor in the Humanities at Stanford University and a passionate fan of women’s basketball. “She calls our attention to the unnecessary rigidity of sex roles and makes a number of feminist points along the way.”

Didn’t they say the same thing about Grace Jones?

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