Why can’t we just let people celebrate without analysing?

Clive Smith says he would not like to arm wrestle athlete Caster Semenya 		Picture: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

CLIVE SMITH: English pigs? Don’t bite the hand that feeds you

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So Serena Williams wins a gold medal at the Olympics and, in a moment of joy, performs a little dance routine and gets roundly criticised for it.

Why? Because her moves allegedly glamorised gang culture.

What rubbish. It’s not as if she pretended to have a gun and wave it at the crowd ‘drive-by’ style.

Apparently the routine she performed on Centre Court at Wimbledon is known as the Crip Walk after being popularised by Los Angeles gang The Crips.

But let’s be honest, most people who follow tennis have probably never even heard of The Crips.

Why can’t we just let people enjoy a moment to celebrate their achievements without having to analyse everything so much?