A football broadcasting booth is no place for Dr. Martin Luther King’s colorblind society. Certainly not to Carron J. Phillips, race-monger for the Deadspin sports blog who slammed NBC for pairing Drew Brees with Mike Tirico for fall football broadcasts.
The overly woke NFL just got flagged for what could be a very costly lawsuit filed by an Indianapolis policeman. The officer is De’Joure Mercer, who was cleared by a grand jury of any wrongdoing in the fatal 2020 shooting of Dreasjon Reed. On Monday, he sued the NFL for "substantial compensatory damages" for implying he committed criminal acts during the incident.
The Summer Olympics are just a few weeks away, but the Tokyo organizers have already clinched a Gold Medal in mixed messaging. Singing, cheering and full seating at venues will be discouraged. Social distancing and AIDS awareness will be featured. Sexual activity between athletes will be encouraged through condom distribution.
LeBron James suffered the dubious distinction this week of being tagged the most hated player in the NBA. In attempting to explain this news, three Fox Sports 1 panelists flailed and failed to come up with a complete and accurate explanation. The most notable take-away of the Undisputed program was what never entered the conversation.
Because Kinley is black, Phillips says this story is “as American as apple pie, baseball and voter suppression..."
The U.S. Olympic women's BMX team just got a whole lot more macho! A man is now in prime position to steal a spot from a woman.