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  • Rashida Tlaib Believes the NFL Should 'Work' Like the Washington Post

    06/23/2022 5:33:29 AM PDT · by Rummyfan · 13 replies
    Red State ^ | 22 June 2022 | Jerry Wilson
    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell informed a House committee today that either its interns don’t know how Google works or the Congresscritters are unaware real life isn’t like the Washington Post, where public temper tantrums usually bring about the desired staffing results. Goodell’s information impartation took place before the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, which for reasons unbeknownst to all, save perhaps its members’ campaign managers, has assumed upon itself the role of overseeing and reforming NFL team owners, specifically Washington Redskins Commanders owner Dan Snyder. Who could most likely use some oversight and reform, but since Congress has solved...
  • New York Born Roza Ganser Condemens PC Pile-On On Football Player For "Just Having Fun" With Beautiful Babe

    06/22/2022 7:09:13 PM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 21 replies
    Jordan De Goey will not play football this Sunday for Collingwood Football Club because relentless PC bullying has effected his mental health. His club has withdrawn a contract renewal offer which put him in the champion bracket of pay deals by Australian football standards. That is the free market in operation. He is perceived to have damaged his brand so he almost certainly will struggle to command the money previously offered from Collingwood who have salary cap problems. (Earlier in his career he knocked back big bucks to go to North Melbourne and stayed at Collingwood. In 2018 he kicked...
  • Dwyane Wade RIPS GOP Save Women's Sports Bills Claims People Without Trans Kids Shouldn't Make Laws!

    06/10/2022 3:06:05 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 52 replies
    Rumble ^ | 6/10/22 | Black Conservative Perspective
    Dwyane Wade is blasting legislation that bars transgender athletes from competing in girls’ and women’s sports, saying lawmakers should “see how it is to walk through this world” as his daughter.
  • Presidential Nonsense [semi-satire]

    06/07/2022 10:18:57 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 1 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 5 June 2022 | John Semmens
    In a speech to the graduating class of the US Naval Academy, President Biden revealed that in 1965 Sen. Senator J. Caleb Boggs (R-Del) signed a letter recommending him for admission to the Naval Academy. Biden said he decided not to go to the Academy because his desire to play starting quarterback on the football team was blocked by Roger Staubach—the greatest player to ever play for Navy and later MVP for the Superbowl winning Dallas Cowboys. Biden played football in high school, but graduated from the University of Delaware in 1965 with no varsity football experience. In a speech...
  • Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis reaches disgraceful new low in bullying Special Olympics | Opinion (and a <b>BIG BARF OF AN OPINION)</b>

    06/06/2022 12:38:03 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 44 replies
    Yahoo Sports ^ | 6/5/22 | Mike Freeman
    One of the hallmarks of a bully, of a cruel human being, is attacking people who don't always have the political power or resources to defend themselves. We saw a good example of this in 2019, when the Trump administration, in a remarkably cold move, attempted to kill federal funding for the Special Olympics. If you've never seen the Special Olympics, which gives athletes with certain intellectual disabilities the opportunity to compete in several different events, it is a remarkable thing to watch. These Olympics don't just represent the best of sports. They represent the best of humanity. The motto...
  • First 'trans' cheerleader in NFL to make debut with Carolina Panthers

    06/06/2022 9:55:06 AM PDT · by markomalley · 79 replies
    Post Millennial ^ | 6/6/22 | Joshua Young
    The NFL has signed its first biological male who identifies as transgender to be part of the women's cheerleading squad for the Carolina Topcats. Justine Lindsay, 29, announced the news that Lindsay would be joining the women's squad. Lindsay announced the news in March via Instagram with "Cats Out the Bag you are looking at the newest member of the Carolina Panthers TopCats Cheerleader’s as the first Transgender female."
  • Study finds Athlete Deaths are 1700% higher than expected since Covid-19 Vaccination began

    06/05/2022 2:39:12 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 32 replies
    The Exposé ^ | 6/4/22 | The Exposé
    An investigation of official statistics has found that the number of athletes who have died since the beginning of 2021 has risen exponentially compared to the yearly number of deaths of athletes officially recorded between 1966 and 2004. So much so that the monthly average number of deaths between January 2021 and April 2022 is 1,700% higher than the monthly average between 1966 and 2004, and the current trend for 2022 so far shows this could increase to 4,120% if the increased number of deaths continues, with the number of deaths in March 2022 alone 3 times higher than the...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 186: Soccer Unrest Fallout, New Polling For Legislative Vote

    06/04/2022 7:51:46 PM PDT · by Nextrush
    Nextrush Free ^ | 6/4/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    Policing and security became an issue in France this week as the first round of voting in the legislative elections approaches (a week from tomorrow June 12th). The treatment of English soccer fans around and near the State de France in suburban Paris last Saturday night front and center this week. President Emmanuel Macron speaking of the need for an investigation and Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin putting out an apology to Liverpool fans who got locked out of the stadium amidst fears about what were said to be fake tickets for the contest with Real Madrid... What is interesting in...
  • BREAKING: NASCAR apologizes to 'LGBTQ+ community' after allowing Gov Abbott to wave green flag

    06/01/2022 10:05:05 AM PDT · by markomalley · 132 replies
    Post Millennial ^ | 6/1/22 | Roberto Wakerell-Cruz
    NASCAR apologized to the LGBTQ community on Wednesday, for so-caled "recent actions" that may not have "alligned" with the auto racing giant's "mission to be a welcoming sport for all." "As we celebrate the LGBTQ+ community, we acknowledge that recent actions have not alligned with NASCAR's mission to be a welcoming sport for all," the statement said. "We remain steadfast in our commitment to create a more inclusive environment – in our workplaces, at the race track & in the stands," the post concludes, along with along with a graphic featuring the so-called "progress" pride flag and a message wishing...
  • Family of high school track star sucker-punched during race are considering lawsuit 'after they were stopped from pressing charges by cops who threatened to arrest THEIR son if they filed a report'

    04/02/2022 12:01:18 PM PDT · by shadowlands1960 · 100 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | April 2nd, 2022 | Matt Mcnulty
    -The family of a high school track star who was sucker-punched during a race say they had wanted to press charges against his attacker, -However, the family's attorney said deputies had threatened to arrest their son if they'd done so: -Now, they're looking into potentially filing a lawsuit. -The high school runner was punched in the head during his 1,600m race last Saturday at the Tohopekaliga Tiger Invitational in Kissimmee, Florida. -The athlete who threw the punch had earlier got in the way of the lead runner. -After still obscuring the track, the runner pushed him out of the way....
  • Governor Ron DeSantis Declares Floridian Emma Weyant the true winner of the 500y Freestyle (Not Lia Thomas)

    03/22/2022 11:33:47 AM PDT · by shadowlands1960 · 42 replies
    Twitter ^ | March 22nd, 2022 | Governor Ron DesSantis
  • Lia Thomas' NCAA championship performance gives women sports a crucial opportunity

    03/22/2022 6:33:54 AM PDT · by shadowlands1960 · 89 replies
    NBC News ^ | March 21st, 2022 | Cheryl Cooky,
    Anyone who cares about the advancement of sports, and women's sports in particular, should celebrate her win..... ..... This controversy came to an apex last week at the NCAA championships when she became the first openly trans athlete to win a Division I championship in any sport. For anyone who cares about the advancement of sports, and women's sports in particular, her win should be celebrated. .... .... The NCAA approved its first policy on the inclusion of trans athletes in collegiate athletics in 2011. The policy allowed "trans female" student-athletes to compete on a women's team if they had...
  • Woke Disney Forces ESPN To Hold ‘Moment of Silence’ In Protest Of Florida’s Parental Rights’ Bill

    03/22/2022 6:05:02 AM PDT · by Rummyfan · 31 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 22 Mar 2022 | Fuzzy Slippers
    ESPN is officially a lost cause. The sports (?) network long ago leapt on the woke bandwagon with a vengeance. Although we occasionally hear murmurings from ESPN management that they want to return to focusing on sports at their sports network, their parent company, the wokest place on earth, Disney is having none of it. This time they are taking aim at Florida’s parental rights’ bill, a bill that is very popular despite media attempts to lie about its contents. To my mind, this bill doesn’t go far enough in setting the cut-off at third grade. Fourth grade (age 9-10)...
  • VA Tech swimmer rips NCAA transgender participation policy: 'Feels like the final spot was taken from me'

    03/21/2022 6:21:13 AM PDT · by shadowlands1960 · 42 replies
    Fox News ^ | March 20th, 2022 | Ryan Gaydos
    Reka Gyorgy missed the cut for the consolation final in the 500 free at the NCAA Championships.Reka Gyorgy, the Virginia Tech swimmer who missed out on competing in the finals of the 500 free at the NCAA Championships earlier in the week, took issue with NCAA rules allowing transgender women to compete against biological females. Gyorgy had missed the cut-off to get into the consolation final in the 500 free. She finished in 17th place and in the letter argued she missed out because of Lia Thomas’ dominance in the race. The transgender University of Penn swimmer finished with a...
  • Lia Thomas GETS COLD SHOULDER After Getting CRUSHED Finishing 5th! Did Lia Lose On Purpose?!

    03/20/2022 2:43:00 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 59 replies
    Rumble ^ | 3/20/22 | Black Conservative Perspective
    Competitors at the women’s swimming and diving national championships appeared to ignore controversial transgender swimmer Lia Thomas after she tied for fifth with a time of 143.40 in the 200-yard freestyle final.
  • We All Know Lia Thomas’ NCAA Swimming Championship 'Victory' Is Wrong. When Are We Going to Do Something About It?

    03/19/2022 8:52:54 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 54 replies
    Red State ^ | 03/19/2022 | Jeff Charles
    When Lia Thomas “won” the NCAA swimming championship in Atlanta, it elicited the usual level of controversy, and the “boos” definitely outweighed the “yays.” The answer why is obvious: Thomas is a biological male who is competing against biological females, and every sane person still left in America knows why this is absurd.The New York Times reported:But Thomas’s triumph in Atlanta — indeed, her very presence at the swimming championships as a contender — came amid a far larger storm, particularly in statehouses and right-wing media, about sports participation by transgender girls and women. The issue, which on Thursday drew...
  • Senate Bill that bans transgender girls from participating in girls' sports passes House

    03/18/2022 7:21:42 AM PDT · by shadowlands1960 · 28 replies
    Lex 18 (NBC) ^ | March 17th, 2022 | Web Staff
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Senate Bill 83, a bill that bans transgender girls from participating in girls' sports overwhelmingly passes the House. Senate Bill 83, a bill that bans transgender girls from participating in girls' sports overwhelmingly passes the House. FOFZhlxXwAg3wjW.jpg By: Web Staff Posted at 6:32 PM, Mar 17, 2022 and last updated 8:22 PM, Mar 17, 2022 FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Senate Bill 83, a bill that bans transgender girls from participating in girls' sports overwhelmingly passes the House. The bill will now go back to the Senate to reconcile changes made. Keturah Herron the first...
  • After Watching Lia Thomas, Little Girl Adjusts Dreams To Just Winning Second Place At Olympics

    03/17/2022 6:17:57 PM PDT · by shadowlands1960 · 29 replies
    BabylonBee.com ^ | March 15th, 2022 | uncredited
    EVANSVILLE, IN—8-year-old Sara Yelden has always dreamed of being the best female swimmer in the world and someday winning the gold in the Olympics. However, after watching a man named Lia Thomas break every female swimming record in the book, she has decided to adjust her dream to just winning second place. "I know that if I work very very hard every day, I can win second place someday," said Sara. "My Mommy and Daddy always told me that there was nothing I couldn't do, but then the schools started letting boys swim against girls so now I have to...
  • NYC Mayor Calls for 50/50 Male/Female MLB [semi-satire]

    03/16/2022 9:38:56 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 11 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 13 March 2022 | John Semmens
    New York City Mayor Eric Adams has called for Major League Baseball to achieve a proportional representation of female players on each team. "It is a disgrace that baseball hasn't accorded women a fair share of the roster slots," Adams exclaimed. "It took them more than half a century to allow blacks to play in their leagues. Now it's time they allowed women to play." The Mayor dismissed objections that women cannot compete on the same field as men. "This is simply not true," he insisted. "Right now, our city softball leagues have coed teams. With a few similar modifications...
  • Russian world number one Daniil Medvedev might only be allowed to play at Wimbledon if he can assure the government he does NOT support Putin, Sports Minister tells MPs

    03/16/2022 6:28:39 AM PDT · by shadowlands1960 · 60 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | March 15th, 2022 | Charlie Walker
    Tennis ace Daniil Medvedev and other Russian and Belarusian players may be asked to denounce President Vladimir Putin and his brutal invasion of Russia, if they want to play at Wimbledon this year. The government is in discussion with the All-England Club about the participation of players from the 'pariah states' in this summer's Championships. Sports Minister Nigel Huddleston has revealed that he is actively looking at the requirements that will be placed upon individual athletes in order for them to participate in international events.