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  • Washington Football Team’s Breonna Taylor Shirts Go Viral (Photo)

    09/27/2020 10:08:55 AM PDT · by md1986 · 38 replies
    Game 7 ^ | September 27, 2020 | Charles Kruger
    The Washington Football Team will face off against the Cleveland Browns this weekend. Prior to the game, the Washington Football Team opted to wear black shirts with a Breonna Taylor message on the front.
  • Harris Criticizes Biden [semi-satire]

    09/15/2020 3:37:25 PM PDT · by John Semmens
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 13 September 2020 | John Semmens
    A photo that appeared in CNN's "Fight for the White House: Joe Biden's Long Journey," showed Biden and his son at a Redskins' football game during the 1970s. His vice-presidential running mate sought to distance herself from what she called "an extremely upsetting demonstration of racial insensitivity on so many levels." "First, there is the egregious exploitation of Native Americans," Harris charged. "Using these noble savages as a team 'mascot' insults their culture. I am shocked that Joe would be a fan of this team and that he would expose his young son to such filth. It is no wonder...
  • Nolte: CNN Uses Soviet-Style Airbrushing to Erase Redskins Logo from ’70s Biden Photo

    09/09/2020 8:13:17 AM PDT · by ProtectOurFreedom · 26 replies
    Breitbart ^ | September 9, 2020 | John Nolte
    “CNN appears to have altered a widely seen photograph of Joe Biden with his young son to remove the logo of the Washington Redskins,” reports Fox News. If CNNLOL is willing to go to all the trouble to lie about little things like this to protect Joe Biden and to defeat Trump, imagine the lengths CNNLOL is currently going to to lie and mislead and gaslight over big things. Stuff that matters. Thought of that should put a chill straight up your spine. In June, on Father’s Day, Biden, the Democrat nominee for president, shared a photo of himself and...
  • CNN airs photo of Biden and son with Washington Redskins logo removed from son's hat

    09/09/2020 8:04:43 AM PDT · by Zenyatta · 6 replies
    Fox News ^ | 9/8/2020 | Joseph A. Wulfsohn
    CNN appears to have altered a widely-seen photograph of Joe Biden with his young son to remove the logo of the Washington Redskins. The Democratic nominee and former vice president initially shared the photo in June to commemorate Father's Day. CNN PANNED FOR ON-AIR GRAPHIC READING 'FIERY BUT MOSTLY PEACEFUL PROTEST' IN FRONT OF KENOSHA FIRE However, when CNN featured the photograph in its Monday night special "Fight for the White House: Joe Biden's Long Journey," the Redskins logo was removed from the hat. CNN did not immediately respond to Fox News' request for comment.
  • CNN Gives Biden the Soviet Treatment: ERASES 'Offensive' Logo for Gushing Propaganda Piece

    09/09/2020 8:36:55 AM PDT · by montag813 · 20 replies
    24News ^ | 09-09-2020 | Sam Rostock
    by Samantha Foster CNN appears to have used a doctored image of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden with his young son, in a gushing propaganda "documentary" clearly produced to promote the former VP for the presidency. The Democratic nominee initially shared back in June, a photo of himself and a young Hunter Biden from a Washington Redskins game, to commemorate Father's Day. But when CNN used the photo in their Monday night special "Fight for the White House: Joe Biden's Long Journey," the Redskins logo was removed from the hat! The "news" network was immediately castigated for such "Soviet-style propaganda." Back...
  • Derrius Guice arrested on domestic violence charges, released by Washington’s NFL team

    08/07/2020 6:53:08 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 32 replies
    Washington Post ^ | By Sam Fortier, Nicki Jhabvala and Les Carpenter August 7, 2020 at 7:36 PM EDT
    Shortly after running back Derrius Guice was arrested Friday on domestic violence-related charges, the Washington Football Team announced it was releasing the 23-year-old running back. Guice faces charges that include one count of strangulation, a felony, according to a spokesman for the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office. The other charges are three counts of assault and battery as well as one count of destruction of property... Washington selected Guice in the second round of the 2018 draft after the running back fell out of the first round because of questions about his maturity and durability. At the time, the team felt...
  • Redskins Owner Caves To Leftist Mob Decides To Change Team Name

    07/24/2020 12:01:07 PM PDT · by Pining_4_TX · 49 replies
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  • Washington NFL team to use 'Washington Football Team' for 2020 season

    07/23/2020 10:55:09 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 73 replies
    ESPN ^ | July 23, 2020 | Adam Schefter
    Effective immediately, Washington will call itself the "Washington Football Team" pending the adoption of a new name, the franchise announced. This is not a final renaming and rebranding for the team; this is the name it wants to use until the adoption of a new name at some point. The team will continue the process of retiring the former name and hopes to be entirely rid of it on physical and digital spaces in the next 50 days, by the Sept. 13 regular-season opener against the Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Renaming The Redskins Won’t Save A Single Black Life

    07/20/2020 7:53:54 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 45 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 07/20/2020 | By Nathanael Blake
    So long, Redskins. The movement sparked by the death of George Floyd has, at best, a mixed record on police reform, but it is racking up victories in the struggle against statues and problematic names. Making the police better is difficult; changing the name of a football team is an easy win.Of course, the RedskinsÂ’ name did not trouble many American Indians, quite a few of whom took pride in it. Nor was it offensive to the many black football fans in the D.C. area who support the team. Indeed, the name was the least of the teamÂ’s problems.Rather,...
  • Washington NFL Team Gets New Name [semi-satire]

    07/18/2020 7:48:41 PM PDT · by John Semmens · 29 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 19 July 2020 | John Semmens
    After years of pressure, the Washington Redskins National Football League team has agreed to change its name. As compensation for the loss of value of the team's inventory of trademarked gear, the team will be renamed the Washington Senators and be granted the privilege of employing a filibuster play in all home games. Once the Senators' team captain or head coach notifies the referee that the team is calling for the filibuster play the ball may not be snapped unless 60% of the players on the field agree to allow the ball to be snapped. Head Coach Ron Rivera says...
  • Poll: Less Than 30 Percent Of Americans Say Redskins Should Change Their Name

    07/18/2020 10:36:06 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 85 replies
    The Federalist ^ | July 18, 2020 | Paulina Enck
    Nearly half of respondents of a national poll conducted by Morning Consult are just fine with the name of NFL team The Washington Redskins. The football team, which has been for years accused of racism against Native Americans despite polls finding Native American majorities support the name, has been slated for change to placate a small group of online leftist agitators. However, it turns out that far more Americans believe the name ought to remain than those who prefer a more culturally sensitive name. According to the poll, 49 percent of respondents believe the Redskins should keep their nickname, with...
  • The Washington Post’s ‘Bombshell’ Story On The Redskins Has Dropped

    07/16/2020 3:07:05 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 69 replies
    The Spun ^ | July 16, 2020
    After almost a week of cryptic teasing on social media by Washington D.C. area reporters, the Washington Post’s “bombshell” story on Daniel Snyder’s franchise has dropped. “Exclusive: Fifteen women who worked for Redskins allege sexual harassment by former scouts and members of owner Daniel Snyder’s inner circle,” the Washington Post tweeted out at 5:30 p.m. E.T. on Thursday night. Washington NFL owner Daniel Snyder. LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 29: Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder stands on the field before a preseason game between the Baltimore Ravens and Redskins at FedExField on August 29, 2019 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick...
  • There’s a Washington football bombshell coming and it’s not about the name (toxic culture?)

    07/16/2020 6:43:53 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 58 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 16 2020 | NY Post
    The removal of a nickname won’t end Daniel Snyder’s problems. Shortly after the Washington Redskins owner announced that his team would no longer be known by its present name, a series of cryptic tweets from local reporters emerged, warning of an imminent bombshell set to shake the franchise to its core. “The warped and toxic culture of the Washington Football Team is about to be exposed in a sickening fashion . . . Again,” wrote CBS’ Jason La Canfora, a former team beat reporter.
  • There’s a Washington football bombshell coming and it’s not about the name

    07/15/2020 12:29:52 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 159 replies
    New York Post ^ | July 15, 2020 | By Howie Kussoy
    Not long after the Washington owner announced that his team would no longer be known as the Redskins, a series of cryptic tweets from local reporters emerged, warning of an imminent bombshell set to shake the franchise to its core.
  • Virginia man trademarks dozens of possible new names for Washington NFL team

    07/15/2020 10:42:22 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 88 replies
    CBS News ^ | 15/7/20 | eleutheria5
    Washington owner Dan Snyder and new head coach Ron Rivera will "develop a new name and design" approach, the team said Monday. However, Martin McCaulay, an actuary from Alexandria, Virginia, jumped on the speculation of a name change way before the announcement. McCaulay has filed numerous trademark claims in the last six years for potential monikers for the Washington football team. A search by CBS News in the United States Patent and Trademark Office's database found at least seven names that have been registered in just the last month alone. Among them include the Washington Red Wolves, Washington Redtails, Washington...
  • Navajo Nation suggests new name for Washington Redskins that 'honors and respects the First Americans

    07/14/2020 1:23:49 AM PDT · by luvie · 130 replies
    The Blaze ^ | July 13, 2020 | Breck Dumas
    The Washington Redskins announced Monday that they would be retiring their team nickname and logo, but had not yet decided on their new moniker. In short order, the Navajo Nation offered a new name they believe would be a fitting replacement for the NFL franchise. Two hours later, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez released a statement celebrating the Washington, D.C., area team's move, while noting that the franchise made its decision due to "mounting pressure and advocacy of Indigenous peoples...and many other warriors who fought long and hard for this change."
  • Here's What's Problematic With Each Of The NFL's 32 Team Names (SATIRE I THINK)

    07/13/2020 5:15:19 PM PDT · by DFG · 27 replies
    Babylon Bee ^ | 07/13/2020
    Amid calls for justice, NFL teams are taking bold steps to change their team names and end racism. This has caused controversy since everyone is racist. Are you confused? Never fear! We at The Babylon Bee are here to educate you. We believe that all 32 teams were built by a system of whiteness that must be dismantled, one team name at a time. We MUST do better. Here is why every NFL team name is very problematic: Arizona Cardinals - Too religious. Atlanta Falcons - Celebrates one of the cheapest Smash Bros. characters, who is a smug little punk...
  • Washington’s NFL team is retiring the Redskins name; new name to come later

    07/13/2020 9:07:13 AM PDT · by bkopto · 194 replies
    WaCompost ^ | 7/13/2020 | Les Carpenter and Image without a caption Les Carpenter Reporter covering Washington's NFL team and
    Washington’s NFL franchise has announced that it is retiring the Redskins name, and plans to introduce a new name soon. Monday’s announcement comes just days after the organization released a statement July 3 saying it would be undertaking a “thorough review” of the team’s name, a process the team said in Monday’s announcement has “begun in earnest.” In an interview July 4, Coach Ron Rivera — who is working with owner Daniel Snyder to choose a name — said he hoped the new name would be in place by the start of the 2020 NFL season. Others have said it...
  • Washington Redskins retire team name, logo; no replacement announced

    07/13/2020 8:15:10 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 132 replies
    FOX News ^ | 07-13-2020 | By Ryan Gaydos
    It had been the organization's moniker since 1933 The Washington Redskins announced Monday they will change their team name and logo after about 87 years of using it, in the wake of corporate and public pressure to ditch the moniker over racial connotations. The Redskins did not announce a new name. “On July 3rd, we announced the commencement of a thorough review of the team’s name. That review has begun in earnest. As part of this process, we want to keep our sponsors, fans and community apprised of our thinking as we go forward. “Today, we are announcing we will...
  • If You Redefine the Game You Must Change the Names

    07/13/2020 6:00:51 AM PDT · by NOBO2012 · 10 replies
    MOTUS ^ | 7-13-20 | MOTUS
    In the realm of 2020’s ‘stupid decisions made in the name of racial sensitivity’ changing the name of the Washington Redskins, while still stupid, is perhaps towards the bottom of the list. Many have already suggested changing the team’s mascot rather than its name: Given the direction the NFL is headed these days why not go a step further and require all NFL teams change their names to various potato cultivars? The options are numerous and colorful making name choices plentiful. For example how about the Green Bay Jewels: The Minnesota Purple Vikings: The New York  Roosters: The Buffalo Butterballs:...