Tag: the league

The League is Back For Season Six: Why You Should Be Watching

If you play fantasy football and haven’t watched The League, you are missing out on one of the greatest television shows to ever be shown. Show plot: To be a fan of The League, you don’t need to know much about fantasy football, or sports at all. You just need to have friends that you hate. The ensemble comedy follows a group of old friends in a fantasy football league who care deeply about one another – so deeply that they use every opportunity to make each other’s lives miserable. The League was created by the husband-and-wife team of...

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Don’t Burn That Bra: Most Women Don’t Care That ‘The League’ is Sexist

Apparently the buzz on the internet, the most trustworthy of news sources, is that “The League,” a half hour comedy about a fantasy football league is sexist — worthy of a boycott, even, depending on the source. I think that’s a bit extreme. For starters, if we’re going to talk about women’s rights and sexism and gender inequality let’s kindly remember last year’s election year and maybe we should be discussing these topics as they relate to our elected officials, and then deal with a TV show. I’m a woman and I approve this article — because I wrote...

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