All it took was $1 for Billie Jean King to change tennis.
A closed-door meeting in London 40 years ago helped put Serena Williams where she is today, among the millionaires of tennis.
Vladimir Putin’s Olympics, like many of his policies, seem designed to vex and annoy the West. For the Olympics at least, U.S. President Barack Obama has come up with a brilliant response to his Russian counterpart. Her name is Billie Jean King.
In Netflix’s tender-hearted dramedy “Derek,” an elderly friend tells Ricky Gervais’s mentally challenged title character that it’s “more important to be kind than clever.”
Summers used to be difficult for Serena Williams , whose dad made her and elder sister Venus practice twice daily on the public tennis courts of the Los Angeles suburb of Compton.
"It's about the message, not the money."
- Jean King on Jun 23, 2013