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2020-07-09 -PC Follies
In their discussions about a potential new name, Washington is planning to have no Native American imagery, per a league source
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Posted by Fred 2020-07-09 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [381 views ]  Top

#1 I'm going with Heathen Savages. That's kind of non-denominational, isn't it?
Posted by SteveS 2020-07-09 01:25||   2020-07-09 01:25|| Front Page Top

#2 You not only stole their land, you're also erasing any signs that they ever existed?
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2020-07-09 02:12||   2020-07-09 02:12|| Front Page Top

#3 /\ I have come to believe that over the space of time, ownership of land is actually a myth, or at best only temporary.
Posted by Besoeker 2020-07-09 05:04||   2020-07-09 05:04|| Front Page Top

#4  (i) I was being sarcastic, Visitor.
(ii) Ever thought why farmers make best - or, at least, most motivated - soldiers?
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2020-07-09 05:06||   2020-07-09 05:06|| Front Page Top

#5 At least the Blackhawks are staying put...for now.
Posted by Mullah Richard 2020-07-09 07:57||   2020-07-09 07:57|| Front Page Top

#6 I like the Washington Indian Fighters or Washington 7-Years World War Starters. Historical accuracy is paramount.
Posted by Chunky Ebbanter9368 2020-07-09 08:03||   2020-07-09 08:03|| Front Page Top

#7 How about the "Washington Antifa"?

It seems that American football is becoming less and less relevant.
Posted by Seeking Cure For Ignorance 2020-07-09 08:13||   2020-07-09 08:13|| Front Page Top

#8 I take it 'Gangbangers' is out? How about 'Grifters'?
Posted by Procopius2k 2020-07-09 08:30||   2020-07-09 08:30|| Front Page Top

#9 Washington Tax Farmers
Posted by Rob Crawford 2020-07-09 09:02||   2020-07-09 09:02|| Front Page Top

#10 Washington Rent Seekers
Posted by CrazyFool 2020-07-09 09:28||   2020-07-09 09:28|| Front Page Top

#11 The Washington Buffalo Soldiers?
Posted by Matt 2020-07-09 10:01||   2020-07-09 10:01|| Front Page Top

#12 Washington Vultures
Posted by Deacon Blues 2020-07-09 10:15||   2020-07-09 10:15|| Front Page Top

#13 Is geography non-PC?
Could be the Washington Rainiers
Posted by Skidmark 2020-07-09 11:35||   2020-07-09 11:35|| Front Page Top

#14 how can you steal land from someone who doesn't believe land can be owned?
Posted by Grish Groluse7296 2020-07-09 11:45||   2020-07-09 11:45|| Front Page Top

#15 I wonder if Snyder has done a cost benefit analysis on how much revenue he salvages in his retention of some woke corporate sponsors and the massive decline in viewership by those like me who were lifelong fans turned off by the kneeling and now, disgusted by cowardly kowtowing to the cultural revolution destroying our nation. ESAD Dan.
Posted by NoMoreBS 2020-07-09 12:45||   2020-07-09 12:45|| Front Page Top

#16 Call them what they are, the "Washington Eunuchs"
Posted by Silentbrick 2020-07-09 13:12||   2020-07-09 13:12|| Front Page Top

#17 Rainier was likely a racist.
Posted by Skidmark 2020-07-09 13:14||   2020-07-09 13:14|| Front Page Top

#18  how can you steal land from someone who doesn't believe land can be owned?

Yeah. Besides, we stole it fair and square from you after you stole it from those other guys.
Posted by SteveS 2020-07-09 13:17||   2020-07-09 13:17|| Front Page Top

#19 Washington Swamp Rats (assuming Francis Marion can be considered woke enough)
Posted by Lumpy Mussolini7603 2020-07-09 13:54||   2020-07-09 13:54|| Front Page Top

#20 Washington Poltroons
Posted by M. Murcek 2020-07-09 15:30||   2020-07-09 15:30|| Front Page Top

#21 Washington Rentiers
Posted by Lumpy Mussolini7603 2020-07-09 15:38||   2020-07-09 15:38|| Front Page Top

#22 They need to get ahead of the SJW curve and create a name that can't be offensive (or if it is the NFL is doomed). Something exciting like the

The Washington Football Team
Posted by rjschwarz 2020-07-09 17:04||   2020-07-09 17:04|| Front Page Top

#23 Your nativist naming provokes us!
It's time for systemic refocus
Where urban meets ermine.
Invertebrate vermin,
I give you the Washington Wokusts.
Posted by Rupert Shaing4599 2020-07-09 17:26||   2020-07-09 17:26|| Front Page Top

#24 The Wokust wuvs natuwal gwass
And breaks all available glass,
Sets fire to the stands,
Then at halftime demands
That the fans kiss his red and black ass.
Posted by Omung Hupoter7018 2020-07-09 17:30||   2020-07-09 17:30|| Front Page Top

#25 And of course the goalposts get torn down at the beginning of the game.

red and black ass Gratuitously nasty, that. Sorry.
Posted by Angamp Hupath7977 2020-07-09 17:49||   2020-07-09 17:49|| Front Page Top

#26 Wokusts kick off from the 50 yard-line and two get 4 points for each after-touchdown conversion. Cuz wepawations
Posted by Lumpy Mussolini7603 2020-07-09 18:22||   2020-07-09 18:22|| Front Page Top

#27 ^ Half a point per hundred years? Funny, Mussolini don't sound jooish. Stingy bugger.

New rivalry: Cheer as the Ants
Take knees in their trans-friendly pants!
Now the Ants go to work
While the Hoppas, uh, twerk,
And their hundreds of fans look askance.
Posted by Shusock Bumble3141 2020-07-09 23:14||   2020-07-09 23:14|| Front Page Top

#28 Martinus of Tours was a bloke
Who donated half of his cloak,
So they made him a saint.
His colonial taint
Would prevent that today. So not woke.
"And he only gave half?" "What a joke."
Posted by Solomon Henbane9032 2020-07-09 23:23||   2020-07-09 23:23|| Front Page Top

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