Soccer star Megan Rapinoe receives Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Joe Biden on Thursday awarded the American soccer star Megan Rapinoe the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. Rapinoe was among 17 recipients, along with gymnast and fellow Olympian Simone Biles, the Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington and Sen. John McCain, the Arizona Republican who died in 2018. Rapinoe is the first … Read more

Trump Lawyer Jenna Ellis Mocked For Calling Simone Biles, Megan Rapinoe ‘Losers’

If people in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones, then maybe attorneys who shouldn’t refer to athletic champions as “losers.” But a lawyer for failed reelection campaign who helped push his election lies in court, apparently didn’t get that memo, based on a tweet she posted Thursday night. Ellis was apparently miffed at two of President … Read more

Megan Rapinoe calls bans on transgender sports participation ‘disgusting’

U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe has ripped into recent bans on transgender athletes participating in gender-based sports, calling them “disgusting.” , Rapinoe said she “100%” supports the inclusion of transgender athletes, but emphasized that the issue extends beyond sports. “I think people also need to understand that sports is not the most important thing … Read more