Attention Soccer Moms: 14-Year-Olds Are Getting Full College…

Who knows what you were you doing in the eighth grade, but these days 14-year-olds are locking in four year college scholarships. Colleges and universities are receiving more dollars for women's sports, but coaches say they don't have enough talent to fill the spaces — so they're literally searching the school yards. » 1/27/14 1:35pm 1/27/14 1:35pm

Tyra: Soccer Mom Potheads

On today's episode, Tyra Banks interviewed mothers who admit to smoking pot as a way to unwind or deal with the anxiety of child rearing. As one mother put it, "I think life is better when you feel good." » 2/15/10 6:00pm 2/15/10 6:00pm

Field Of Dreams

Soccer star/girl crush Mia Hamm will co-produce a film version of Alive and Kicking: When Soccer Moms Take The Field. The book, by NYT sportswriter Harvey Araton, is the true story of NJ moms who formed a soccer squad. [Variety] » 10/20/09 9:40am 10/20/09 9:40am

Kick Like A Girl: When Girls Take On Boys, And Triumph

Last night, HBO aired Kick Like A Girl, an inspiring, short documentary film about a girls' soccer team in Salt Lake City that began playing against boys' teams...and winning. » 5/29/09 12:30pm 5/29/09 12:30pm

The Difference Between Hockey Moms And Soccer Moms Is More Than Just…

When Sarah Palin described herself as a "hockey mom" at the Republican convention last week, the media instantly latched onto the phrase as a shorthand for white suburban mothers who haul their kids to practices. But how are these moms different from "soccer moms," the white, suburban mothers hauling their kids to… » 9/09/08 6:20pm 9/09/08 6:20pm

ANTM: Anorexic Model Is Unbeweavably Racist

It wasn't so shocking to find out on last night's Top Model that Allison has body image issues and once struggled with anorexia. It was shocking, though, to find out that she is pretty racist. For example, saying, "You take it in the back because you're black" to Fatima was totally ridiculous. (Especially because… » 3/06/08 11:00am 3/06/08 11:00am