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Aug 06, 2019 - The New York Times

Treat women with more respect.

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Basketball is more fun to watch when a gym is closer to full than empty. High school games can feel electric with only a few hundred people in attendance. Pro games can feel depressing with thousands in the arena if there are more empty seats than full ones.

So I was excited when the Washington Mystics, my local W.N.B.A. team, recently moved to...