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Done with Danicamania: At Least Dale Jr. Won Races

It seems like wherever I go these days, I cannot escape Danica Patrick. This morning, while attending class at Boston University, I listened to a presentation on sexuality in the media by Dr. Patrice Oppliger, one of our assistant professors of communication. She noted that many female celebrities, as they grow out of young adulthood, use sex as a way to keep the public's attention on them, citing Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, and Miley Cyrus as three prominent examples. All was well until one of my classmates asked a question about wanting "to be taken just as seriously in the office in a miniskirt as in pants." In response to this question, Danica came up as an example of a prominent celebrity who wants to be taken seriously, but st...

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