the battle of the sexes

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the battle of the sexes

The ongoing struggles and conflicts that exist between men and women. Sure, men and women have some general differences, but the battle of the sexes is really just perpetuated by our outdated ideas of gender.
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It may have been billed as the battle of the sexes, but Bobby collaborated like hell with the enemy.
He has no reservations and boasts that the battle of the sexes will be over in a minute and will end in a knock-out.
Whoopi Goldberg fights a battle of the sexes in The Associate (15).
1973: Despite Billie-Jean King's crushing 6-4 6-4 6-3 defeat of Bobby Riggs in the "battle of the sexes" in Houston, former Wimbledon champion Arthur Ashe later claims the best place for women "is at home having babies".
THE great Wimbledon battle of the sexes took a new twist last night when it was revealed that men and women umpires get the same fees - even if the players do not.
Scientists examined the records of 37,000 private investors provided by an unnamed stock broker in this latest battle of the sexes.
THE Hopman Cup might have saved its best for last as excitement builds for the most anticipated tennis match involving a man and woman since the 'Battle of the Sexes' in the 1970s.
The original "Battle of the Sexes" saw Billie Jean King beat Bobby Riggs in an exhibition singles match in 1973.
Such is the case with the excellent film, Battle of the Sexes (Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris, 2017).
Battle of the Sexes (Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris, 2017) dramatises the events surrounding what has been recognised as one of the most significant moments in the history of sport.
..FIRST-TIME French writer-director Coralie Fargeat puts a feminist slant on the bloodthirsty battle of the sexes.
Revenge (18) HHH HH FIRST-TIME French writer-director Coralie Fargeat puts a feminist slant on the bloodthirsty battle of the sexes.
Comedian, actress and tennis fan Sarah Silverman stars in the amazing Battle of the Sexes, about the legendary Billie Jean King and her famous match against Bobby Riggs.
| Available from March 19 on download and streaming services, available from BATTLE OF THE SEXES (12) .....
The Battle of the Sexes actress is currently living in New York, and though she is enjoying her time in the Big Apple she is contemplating relocating in the future because she wants to discover new places within the city.