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Subject: Re: BATTLE OF THE SEXES (no spoilers)
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Subject: Re: BATTLE OF THE SEXES (no spoilers)
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On Monday, February 26, 2018 at 12:44:48 AM UTC-5, alvey wrote:
> On Sun, 25 Feb 2018 22:47:35 -0500, moviePig wrote:
> 
> > On 2/25/2018 7:43 PM, alvey wrote:
> >> On Sun, 25 Feb 2018 16:42:41 -0500, moviePig wrote:
> >> 
> >>> On 2/25/2018 4:05 PM, trotsky wrote:
> >>>> On 2/25/18 2:57 PM, alvey wrote:
> >>>>> On Sun, 25 Feb 2018 14:35:19 -0500, moviePig wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> Remarkable lookalike Emma Stone joins Steve Carell to recreate what may
> >>>>>> be history's most famous tennis match -- in 1972, between Billie Jean
> >>>>>> King and male chauvinist Bobby Riggs.  Surprisingly, the script mines
> >>>>>> BATTLE OF THE SEXES for a triple entendre deeper than the title brawl.
> >>>>>> Executed with amiable gusto, the movie will likely be most enjoyed by
> >>>>>> those who remember something of the actual flap.  Recommended..
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sir! Sir!
> >>>>> Can we do some tennis puns? Please sir?
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Although it served up some reasonable efforts and I believe that it'll
> >>>>> net
> >>>>> the producers a tidy profit, I'm just over movies about racketeers.
> >>>>
> >>>> I heard the movie strings the viewer along until said tennis match.
> >>>
> >>> The movie's only pun was a lame one: a player named "Court"...?!
> >> 
> >> Errrr. I trust/hope that was a double bluff.
> >> 
> >> If not, then then they were probably referring to Margaret Court. The
> >> Australian player who lost to Riggs but did manage to win the odd 24 Grand
> >> Slam singles. She's still alive and a quite vociferous Christian. ie Idiot.
> > 
> > Yes, I'm familiar with Her Courtship.  Best I could manage for an 
> > pseudo-original tennis pun...
> 
> Perhaps you should add an appropriate emoticon in future to let people know
> when you're joking? 
> 
> 
> 
> alvey

Margaret was a quean of the Court!?