We're this the 1960s and 70s,
Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:12pm

I could get behind these protests. But, these black players are hardly in a position to complain. They are entertainers, and I am not amused. Police training reform world be a better challenge. How about joining Obummer and doing community black men, show some Responsibility towards family rather than their grandparents raising their one night stands! Stay out of jail. Granted, the glitter, the music, the drugs, the ho's, is the lure that way lays so many. They gain no wisdom until old age. Sad. But these highly paid athletes are going about this sending the wrong message at the most improper forum, and time.

  • So, what obligation or evenSprout, Mon Sep 25 4:09pm
    perception of obligation does the team have to fire an employee based on the opinion on the POTUS that the employees actions warrant firing? What official act was the POTUS threatening to take, or... more
    • as the same kind of warning, with real teeth. So there you have someone acting on the "president's" lead.
      • (the official act of another. Res ipsa loquitur, as they used to say on the Appian Way.
        • DistractionPikes, Thu Sep 28 1:40am
          Page out of Reagan's book. USSR shoots down Korean passenger jet with Americans on board, tension is so thick it can be knife cut, and James Watt announced the ethnic make up of his cabinet.... more
        • Again... what authority does he have thatSprout, Mon Sep 25 4:30pm
          would allow him to influence? What authority do you have to allow you to influence the manager into firing the employee? Or are you suggesting that a federal official may not express dissatisfaction... more
          • Read the LawMerlin, Mon Sep 25 5:08pm
            18 U.S. Code § 227 - Wrongfully influencing a private entity’s employment decisions by a Member of Congress or an officer or employee of the legislative or executive branch (a) Whoever, being a... more