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Men Are Idiots in Nike's Women's Soccer Commercials
If you ask most women athletes about their careers, they'll tell you about a male coach they had somewhere along the way who encouraged them, taught them, and help them become what they are. There's no hint of this, however, in Nike's women's soccer commercials. The men are idiots in both "Tearaway" (pictured) and "Mask." In "Tearaway," a woman also inflicts great pain on a man, which is, of course, "funny." To watch "Tearaway," click here. To watch "Mask," click here.