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Serena Williams meltdown given the Taiwanese animation treatment

Sep 13, 2011, 11:10 AM EDT

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As usual, the latest Next Media Animation video offering is pretty funny, but it also makes a cognitive point. This time Serena Williams and her rant at the U.S. Open get the computer animation treatment, with NMA opening the piece thusly:

Once upon a time, women’s tennis was a genteel version of the men’s game. All that changed with the Williams sisters.

Venus and Serena overpowered opponents with their strong baseline play, forcing other ladies to up their game.

But Serena also has a reputation as a hothead. …

I’m not sure that NMA quite captured Serena’s physical likeness very well here, but that’s part of the video’s charm!


At this point, being the subject of an NMA video has to be an honor, doesn’t it? Kind of a lesser version of appearing on The Simpsons. Unless you’re Tiger Woods, that is.