Kim Clijsters: Girl Crush of the Week

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Jan. 21 2011 3:08 PM

Kim Clijsters: Girl Crush of the Week

I love Kim Clijsters for her calm assurance on the court and for playing professional tennis through ther early stage of motherhood. And now I love her for this awesome court-side interview , in which she nails Todd Woodbridge for texting someone to find out whether she is pregnant. "Let me say what was written in the message: 'She looks grumpy and her boobs are bigger,'" Clijsters says on TV. She is not pregnant. Just utterly at ease.

Emily Bazelon was a Slate senior editor from 2005 to 2014. She is the author of Sticks and Stones.

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