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  • ’U Look Asian With Those Closed Eyes’: Woke Megan Rapinoe Mocked Asians In Unearthed Tweets.

    06/16/2021 8:41:06 PM PDT · by massmike · 26 replies
    thenationalpulse.com ^ | 06/16/2021 | NATALIE WINTERS
    Megan Rapinoe – a “woke” professional soccer player who’s made headlines for her far-left activism and anti-Donald Trump stunts – appeared to mock Asians in old posts on Twitter, writing “u look asian with those closed eyes.” Rapinoe shared the following tweet on May 19th, 2011, prefacing her post by tagging the user “tasha_kai00.” While the account has since been deleted, archives reveal the account belonged to professional soccer player Natasha Kai, who is of Hawaiian, Chinese, Filipino and Caucasian heritage. The unearthed post follows years of ardent left-wing and anti-Donald Trump activism from the soccer player, who notoriously feuded...
  • Black Yoga Instructor and ‘Body Activist’ Jessamyn Stanley Says White Supremacy has Polluted Yoga

    06/11/2021 11:30:15 AM PDT · by White Lives Matter · 93 replies
    GP ^ | June 10, 2021 | Jim Hoft
    Jessamyn Stanley is a yoga instructor and “body activist.” Jessamyn is making headlines for some reason after blaming white supremacy for polluting yoga. Seriously. This happened. PEOPLE reported: Jessamyn Stanley needs you to know what yoga is really about – and it’s not the poses. In her new book Yoke: My Yoga of Self-Acceptance, the yoga instructor and body activist shares reflective personal essays that touch upon everything from racism to the cultural appropriation of American yoga, from consumerism to cannabis. And while the timing couldn’t be better considering the current cultural climate, the idea for the book came to...
  • It’s Spreading: “Trump Won” Banner Unfurled at Miami Marlins Baseball Game

    06/10/2021 12:09:19 PM PDT · by White Lives Matter · 52 replies
    GP ^ | June 10, 2021 | Jim Hoft
    It’s spreading… New York — Boston — Miami– ..... Snip..... Via the Palmieri Report— and NBC Miami— Multiple people were arrested for displaying the banner. Advertisement - story continues below Multiple people were ejected from the Miami Marlins game Tuesday night after they hung signs supporting the Proud Boys and Donald Trump. Multiple photos showed the massive signs reading “Trump Won – Take Back America” and “Proud Boys Did Nothing Wrong – Free All Political Prisoners 1/6/21” unfurled at the game as the Marlins played the Colorado Rockies at loanDepot Park. A spokesperson for the team confirmed at least five...
  • The Cleveland Indians Are Down to a 'Final List' of Possible Names

    06/04/2021 8:09:23 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 71 replies
    Red State ^ | 06/04/2021 | Alex Parker
    Are you ready for a new Cleveland Indians?That is to say, are you ready for a new name?As I covered in December, the ball club decided to ax the Indians for something less…ax-worthy.Over the summer, the organization released a statement about responsibility:We are committed to making a positive impact in our community and embrace our responsibility to advance social justice and equality. Our organization fully recognizes our team name is among the most visible ways in which we connect with the community.We have had ongoing discussions organizationally on these issues. The recent unrest in our community and our country has...
  • Texas Dunks On Mark Cuban – State House Passes “Star Spangled Banner Protection Act”

    06/04/2021 12:00:55 PM PDT · by MJacks4 · 17 replies
    The Mix ^ | 6/4/2021 | James Conrad
    In February, we reported that Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had stopped playing the national anthem before his team’s games. This has since come back to haunt Cuban, as Texas Republicans have fired back by hitting him right where it hurts – his wallet. Cuban never publicized not playing the national anthem. The news of what he was doing only broke at the time because other teams noticed on their own that “The Star Spangled Banner” never played. Cuban tried to defend himself at the time in a statement to NPR:
  • Kobe Bryant’s Wife Vanessa Scorches Nike For ‘Unauthorized’ Shoes Exploiting Daughter Gianna’s Memory

    06/04/2021 11:15:49 AM PDT · by MJacks4 · 22 replies
    The Mix ^ | 6/4/2021 | Erin Perri
    The latest black eye for Nike comes from Vanessa Bryant who is pushing back on the giant company for releasing “unauthorized” shoes honoring her late daughter Gianna. Gianna, “Gigi” and Kobe Bryant were killed in a helicopter accident this year in January. The grieving mother designed black and white shoes honoring Gigi and benefittingd their charity Mamba and Mamabacita Sports Foundation. However, Vanessa did not renew the family’s contract with Nike. But, the athletic apparel company went ahead and manufactured the shoes for sale anyhow and marketing has begun.
  • Sports Journalist Jason Whitlock Slams LeBron James For Embracing China Over U.S.

    06/03/2021 9:34:51 AM PDT · by MJacks4 · 6 replies
    The Mix ^ | 6/3/2021 | Erin Perri
    Jason Whitlock didn’t hold back when discussing woke athletes embracing China. The sports journalist said LeBron James, Colin Kaepernick, and even Serena Williams embrace “Anti-American Sentiment.” As a guest on “The Truth With Lisa Boothe,” Whitlock launched into a brutal assessment at how Nike athletes are turning their backs on America in a cash grab. LeBron will not be happy with this criticism.
  • UFC Fighter Calls Out LeBron James For His ‘Woke’ Hypocrisy – ‘That Guy Is A Piece Of Crap’

    06/02/2021 12:55:57 PM PDT · by MJacks4 · 14 replies
    The Mix ^ | 6/2/2021 | James Conrad
    UFC fighter Colby Covington, who has been one of the few public figures to be open about his support of former President Donald Trump, spoke out on Tuesday to blast NBA star LeBron James for his hypocrisy with his “woke” liberal views. While appearing on a podcast, Colby Covington called out LeBron James for being a hypocrite since the basketball player claims to be an advocate for “woke” human rights yet continues to do business in China.
  • Legendary Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski to retire after 2021-22 season, per report

    06/02/2021 10:28:16 AM PDT · by ScubaDiver · 47 replies
    CBS Sports ^ | 06/02/2021 | Adam Silverstein
    Legendary Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski will retire following the upcoming 2021-22 college basketball season, according to Stadium's Jeff Goodman. Krzyzewski, who turned 74 in February and is famously known as "Coach K," has led the Duke to five NCAA Tournament victories, 12 Final Four appearances and 27 combined ACC titles in tournament and regular-season competition since taking over the program ahead of the 1980-81 season.
  • News Summary Intelligence Report Monday 5/31/2021 Memorial Day China Decrees Three Child Rule

    05/31/2021 6:28:16 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 11 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 5/31/2021 | Nextrush/Self
    Here in Pennsylvania the indoor mask order still in force for the unvaccinated but Democrat Governor Tom Wolf did choose today to lift all other coronavirus restrictions on restaurants. But restaurant owners say other issues on the table including rising food prices and supply shortages along with the shortage of labor place obstacles in their way... Russia's Tass news agency reporting that British Intelligence (MI 6) is working to rebrand Al Qaeda terrorists operating in Syria (An Nusra) as friends of the West... Denmark's military intelligence service helped the US National Security Agency to spy on top leaders of four...
  • In Remembrance of Eddie Grant

    05/30/2021 9:41:24 AM PDT · by massmike · 14 replies
    behindthebag.net ^ | 05/30/2021 | n/a
    Eddie died leading his battalion in a desperate fight to relieve (Major) Whittlesey’s beleaguered men two. He was commanding a company of Three Hundred Seventy infantry from Camp Upton, when the battle began. For four days and four nights, his company was part of the command which was trying to get to Whittlesey. On the morning of the day that relief was effected, Eddie was so worn out he could scarcely move. Some of his brother officers noticed him sitting on a stump, with a cup of coffee in front of him. Two or three times, they say, he tried...
  • YELLOW SUBMARINE SINKS MAN U KNEELERS

    05/27/2021 8:51:58 AM PDT · by Rummyfan · 3 replies
    Powerline ^ | 27 May 2021 | Paul Mirengoff
    Today’s Europa League final featured two contrasting teams: Manchester United and Villareal. Man U, which represents the red half of a city of about half a million, has won everything there is to win in soccer, and most things multiple times. Villareal, known for some reason as the Yellow Submarine, represents a Spanish city of around 50,000. Until today, it had never won anything. This year, Man U finished second in the English Premier League. Villareal, which played three EPL castoffs today, finished seventh in La Liga. And here’s one more contrast. Just before the opening whistle, the Man U...
  • NFL “Vaccine” Drama: Coming To a City Near You

    05/25/2021 9:10:08 PM PDT · by jimjohn · 22 replies
    self | jimjohn
    NFL “Vaccine” Drama: Coming To a City Near YouBy J. JohnsonDateline: Orchard Park, NY (Home of the Buffalo Bills) – For those of you who feel the NFL is ‘dead to you’, you may want to click elsewhere as the rest doesn’t apply to you. However, if you’re following the so-called ‘vaccine’ controversy, you might want to follow this story.In a press conference Tuesday, Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott raised concern his team could fall behind in having COVID-19 protocol restrictions loosened for the start of training camp if enough players aren't vaccinated, per the NFL.com website. Allow me to...
  • Football Coach Eugene Chung Says NFL Told Him He Was 'Not the Right Minority' in Coaching Interview

    05/22/2021 7:42:23 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 32 replies
    Red State ^ | 05/22/2021 | Kira Davis
    In an interview with The Boston Globe, NFL assistant coach Eugene Chung revealed that he had interviewed for a coaching position in the off season but was told that he wasn’t right for the job because he isn’t considered the “right minority.”Chung is Korean-American and was the first Asian-American first-round draft pick in the NFL after an historic college career at Virginia Tech. He played three seasons with the New England Patriots before moving on to the Jacksonville Jaguars and ending his career with the Indianapolis Colts. Chung was elected into the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame in 2008....
  • TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALL GAME? FORGET IT

    05/21/2021 3:18:46 PM PDT · by Rummyfan · 48 replies
    Powerline ^ | 21 May 2021 | John Hinderaker
    I have been a Minnesota Twins fan for a long time and had season tickets for a number of years. But I am not going back to Target Field–one of America’s great stadiums–any time soon. This is what it looks like these days:Zooming in on the right field corner:I have no idea why baseball executives think it is appropriate to celebrate an armed robber, drug addict, petty criminal, arrest resister and sometime porn performer, or why they think this is what their fans want to see. But I have no intention of patronizing a business that does something this clueless.
  • ESPN Host Stephen A. Smith Goes On ‘White Privilege’ Rant About Tim Tebow

    05/21/2021 1:16:11 PM PDT · by MJacks4 · 92 replies
    The Mix ^ | 5/21/2021 | James Conrad
    Yesterday, we reported that Tim Tebow had signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars as a tight end, marking his comeback with the NFL after years away from football. While many fans are excited about this, Tebow’s return did not sit well with ESPN host Stephen A. Smith, who slammed it as an example of “white privilege.”
  • The NCAA Was All Threats and Bluster Against Non-Trans Athlete States, But It Just Crumpled Like a Cheap Suit

    05/19/2021 5:25:55 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 23 replies
    Red State ^ | 05/19/2021 | Brandon Morse
    The NCAA was threatening states that if they didn’t allow men to compete in women’s sports then they would pull tournaments from those states. The entire issue even caused a once-loved Republican governor, Kristi Noem, to lose her support within the party after she bent the knee and refused to sign a bill banning biological men from declaring themselves women and signing up to compete against them out of fear of losing the revenue.As it turns out, the NCAA was totally bluffing and picked three states for their tournaments to happen in. According to Breitbart, the NCAA has announced that...
  • Alabama Football: Nick Saban Numbers Are Mind Blowing

    05/19/2021 4:20:31 PM PDT · by blam · 11 replies
    Bama Hammer.Com ^ | 5-19-2021 | Ronald Evans
    Any day is a good day to celebrate the achievements of Alabama Football. The offseason is the most opportune time, with little attention drawn by a future game and a need to fill the long interval with Crimson Tide wonderings. Alabama football fans frequently speculate on Nick Saban’s eventual successor. As in not a replacement because no coach can ever replace Nick Saban. Tide fans discuss who might be worthy of following Saban and how far the Crimson Tide might fall when it happens. Instead of those conjectures, this post is about what Nick Saban has already done. Both in...
  • Fox Sports Host Clay Travis: Colin Kaepernick’s ‘Problems Exceed His Talent’ And He’s ‘No Victim’

    05/18/2021 1:51:39 PM PDT · by MJacks4 · 23 replies
    The Mix ^ | 5/18/2021 | James Conrad
    Fox Sports host Clay Travis blasted Colin Kaepernick after the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback’s publishing company announced a release date for his new book calling for police and prison abolition. Kaepernick’s book “Abolition For The People: The Movement For A Future Without Policing & Prisons” is set to be released in October.
  • KISS Frontman Gene Simmons Defends Tim Tebow From Anti-Christian Attacks

    05/14/2021 8:19:35 AM PDT · by MJacks4 · 42 replies
    The Mix ^ | 5/14/2021 | Erin Perri
    Tim Tebow has an ally in Gene Simmons. The KISS frontman is coming to the the Heisman Trophy winner’s defense as Tebow prepares for his NFL return while facing criticism from Colin Kaepernick supporters. After a six year hiatus, Tebow is prepping for a return as a tight end with the Jacksonville Jaguars. It is reported that he being signed to a one year deal.