‘Cheer’ and ‘Dare Me’ Give Cheerleading a Much-Needed Image Correction

Netflix/USA/Ringer illustration Thanks to ‘Cheer’ and ‘Dare Me,’ cheerleading is getting a much-needed image correction, with the Netflix and USA series showing the sensational complexities of the sport and its athletes Consider the cheerleader. She (she is almost always a she) is a silent, supplemental figure. Her pastime is widely understood as a sideshow to […]