I Went Undercover to Find Out What It Takes to Be an Underpaid NBA Cheerleader

A Clippers Spirit cheerleader named Candace taught us our first dance routine. On all fours, we whipped our hair around. This was my favorite part. Not thinking about everything I was doing wrong, I whipped my head so vigorously that one of my extensions came loose, and I skipped toward the back of the room to fix it.… » 8/25/15 4:00pm Tuesday 4:00pm

Cheerleader Who Wouldn't Cheer Rapist Loses Supreme Court Bid

The Texas cheerleader who was kicked off her squad after refusing to cheer for her own rapist has lost her Supreme Court appeal. According to the SF Chronicle, a lower court had ruled "that the cheerleader was speaking for the school, not herself, and had no right to remain silent when called on to cheer the athlete… » 5/03/11 3:04pm 5/03/11 3:04pm

Texas High School Cheerleaders In Yet Another Scandal

School district officials in Katy, Texas are investigating reports » 7/31/08 9:30am 7/31/08 9:30am of off-campus hazing occurring between varsity and junior varsity cheerleaders from Morton Ranch High School. (Katy, Texas, for those who are interested, is the hometown of actress Renee Zellweger, who was once a cheerleader herself.) A parent of a…