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At the top today is defender Shelina Zadorsky.

Ramble of the Day

Since I’ve more or less been cataloging my lack of productivity this week (and exhibiting it with pretty bare Hoddles), I will admit that I faced much of the same distraction yesterday. However, I did just enough to put together a less full, but definitely not bare Hoddle.

For its year-ending issue, Harper’s Bazaar UK is doing a series on the women who shaped 2020. For its cover story, Yrsa Daley-Ward profiled actress Lashana Lynch, who will play 007 in the upcoming James Bond film No Time to Die. It serves as an introductory profile of sorts, and is absolutely worth the read. I will spotlight just one excerpt, though:

Initially, when the Bond opportunity came about, Lynch had reservations about joining another franchise [after Captain Marvel] – about getting lost “behind the man”, as she puts it – but on speaking with the producer Barbara Broccoli and the director Cary Joji Fukunaga, she…

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