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Inappropriate exchange with Caitlin Clark overshadows introduction at Indiana Fever news conference

The social media platform X (formerly Twitter) has an uncanny knack for producing a main character every day.

Someone who was previously unknown or at least not a full-on celebrity gets elevated because of something they did, and the moment goes viral - especially if it is captured on video. The next day, the process repeats itself with a new main character.

On Wednesday, Indianapolis Star columnist Gregg Doyel put himself into "main character" territory. At the introductory news conference for the new Indiana Fever megastar and WNBA No. 1 overall pick Caitlin Clark, perhaps the most popular athlete on the planet in this moment, Doyel introduced himself when it was his turn to ask a question.


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