In photo: Alma Ziegler, AAGPBL 1950 MVP"It's hard being a girl. Everyone underestimates you. No one thinks you can do the same stuff as boys. They expect you to like clothes, and shoes, and make-up. And pink! I don't like any of that stuff. I like building things. And you don't like any of that stuff. So we're not 'girly.' But why can't we be girly? Why can't playing a sport be the girly thing to do? Boys aren't the only ones that can play basketball or baseball."My eight year old ranted at me. Admittedly, the conversation started when I asked her why she hadn't put away one of her Barbie dolls. She hates dolls, with the very rare exception of those Monster High ones. "But, those teach you to be yourself, regardless of what other people think. I don't fit in. But that's okay, because...

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