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Quotation by Billie Jean King
When we reach the point where the women athletes are getting their pick of dates just as easily as the men athletes, then we've really and truly arrived. Parity at last!
Billie Jean King (b. 1943), U.S. tennis player. Billie Jean, ch. 12 (1982).
Referring humorously to the female "groupies" who pursued popular male athletes.
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