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More than just a novelty act

TweetMy favorite heroines — sports or otherwise — aren’t women who succumb to the cookie-cutter ideal of  being “role models” but who relish instead stepping outside acceptable boundaries to discover the world as it is, and reshape it, even a small bit, to their ambitions and will.
Sally Jenkins on Danica Patrick:
“I’ve always liked Patrick a [...]