Caster Semenya: Open Thread

I've gotten dozens of emails today about Caster Semenya, the South African teenager who won the 800-meters at the world track championships so decisively on Wednesday that she was asked to undergo tests to confirm she's actually a woman.

Earlier today, she took the gold in the final.

More coverage here (check out the repeated use of misogynist epithets) and here, with more coverage easily found with a quick Google, all of which is so rife with a clusterfuck of misogyny and transphobia that I'm rather convinced I could spend an entire decade parsing it all.

Have at it in comments. And please note that misogyny and transphobia will not be tolerated in this thread, as in all others.

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