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A day later, backlash against Cam Newton intensifies – The Washington Post

Lesley Visser has heard boorish views and sexist statements similar to those uttered this week by Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton countless times over the years. She was, after all, the first female reporter to cover an NFL team, and neither football nor society knew quite what to make of that back in 1976.

TV pioneer Lesley Visser combines grace, style and humor

Lesley Among Those Honored by Paley Center In New York

Event to Feature Special Tribute to the Legendary Carol Burnett. Marlo Thomas to Present Opening Remarks. On May 17, 2017, the achievements of these and other pioneering women will be recognized by The Paley Center for Media at its annual spring gala The Paley Honors: Celebrating Women In Television Presented by Verizon. Marlo Thomas will […]