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Palestinian soccer terror: Threats against Argentinian players cause cancellation of match in Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 7:00pm 6/6/2018 at 7:00pm
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The Argentine soccer team had to cancel a friendly match against Israel in Jerusalem. So I googled “Argentina soccer Israel” and unfortunately I am not shocked to find that many outlets have framed this story as a win for the BDS movement.

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Report: Dennis Rodman Will Travel to Singapore for U.S., North Korea Summit

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 5:08pm 6/5/2018 at 5:08pm
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The New York Post has reported that former NBA star Dennis Rodman will travel to Singapore for the summit between his BFF North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump:

“The Worm” will arrive in the country a day before the June 12 sitdown — and sources said he could...

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Due to Disagreements on Anthem-Kneeling, Philadelphia Eagles Won’t be Visiting the White House

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 4, 2018 at 9:00pm 6/4/2018 at 9:00pm
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Monday, the White House released a statement saying announcing the Super Bowl-winning Philadelphia Eagles won’t be joining the President at the White House to celebrate their victory.

Citing the kneeling controversy, the WH statement said Eagles fans deserve more than a partial delegation. In language sounded exactly like Trump, the statement...

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NFL Teams Will be Fined if Players on the Field Kneel During National Anthem

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 3:00pm 5/23/2018 at 3:00pm
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Prompted by the actions of former quarterback Colin Kaepernick who, in the name of social justice, began taking a knee during the national anthem, the NFL released a new league policy for players during the national anthem.

The league will allow players to remain in the locker room during the national anthem,...

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Federal Law That Banned Sports Gambling

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 14, 2018 at 1:00pm 5/14/2018 at 1:00pm

The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 to strike down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PAPSA) that outlawed sports gambling in most states.

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NFL star Michael Bennett Indicted on Felony Charge of Injury of the Elderly

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 11:00am 3/27/2018 at 11:00am
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A Harris County grand jury indicted Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Michael Bennett on a federal charge of injury of the elderly at the 2017 Super Bowl that took place at Houston’s NRG Stadium.

Bennett allegedly forced his way through security to get on the field to celebrate with his brother and the...

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U.S. Curling Team Fires Back at Kirstie Alley After She Disses the Sport

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 4:16pm 2/20/2018 at 4:16pm
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Curling has grown in popularity with these Olympics, even gaining Mr. T as a fan along with other celebrities. It looks like Kirstie Alley is not one of them.

The 2018 U.S. Men’s Curling team caught wind...

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Fergie’s singing of the National Anthem was great

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 19, 2018 at 7:30pm 2/19/2018 at 7:30pm
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Fergie sang the National Anthem at the NBA All Star Game.

She was pretty brutally attacked for it.

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North Korea Will Send Team to South Korea Olympics

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 11:00am 1/9/2018 at 11:00am
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North Korea and South Korea held high-level talks for the first time in two years. The outcome led to a major breakthrough: North Korea will send athletes to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics next month located in South Korea.

The two countries have also agreed to hold meetings to ease...

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Legendary Sports Broadcaster Dick Enberg Passed Away Thursday Night

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 22, 2017 at 9:17am 12/22/2017 at 9:17am
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Who did not love Dick Enberg? No one because it was impossible. Unfortunately, we lost the treasured broadcaster on Thursday night. He was 82 years old. From ESPN:

Enberg’s daughter Nicole said the family became concerned when he didn’t arrive on his flight to Boston on Thursday and that he was found...

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Did Papa John’s CEO Step Down Because He Criticized NFL “Take a Knee” Protests?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 22, 2017 at 7:00am 12/22/2017 at 7:00am
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Papa John’s founder John Schnatter has been in the news a few times this year, usually for issues related to the national anthem protests of the NFL. We have covered this in prior posts:

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Turkey Seeking Jail Term for NBA Star Enes Kanter

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 12:00pm 12/20/2017 at 12:00pm
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Back in May, Turkey canceled NBA star Enes Kanter’s passport, leaving Kanter stranded in Romania while on his way back to the states. Kanter has been a vocal opponent of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and supporter of Erdogan’s foe Fetullah Gullen, the man Erdogan blames for everything.

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Morehouse College Partners With NFL to Train Athletes in Social Justice

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 18, 2017 at 10:30am 12/18/2017 at 10:30am
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The NFL has already ruined its own brand. Now it’s moving on to academia. This should end well.

Campus Reform reports:

NFL co-hosts ‘social justice’ training for college athletes

The National Football League has partnered with Morehouse College to host a three-day workshop dedicated to teaching student athletes strategies for “effective advocacy.”

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NFL Network, ESPN Suspend Analysts, Including Former Football Players, Over Sexual Misconduct Suit

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 3:00pm 12/13/2017 at 3:00pm
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The NFL Network and ESPN have suspended five analysts due to a former NFL Network stylist’s lawsuit claiming sexual misconduct. This includes two former football stars. From The New York Times:

The NFL Network suspended the analysts Marshall Faulk, Heath Evans and Ike Taylor pending an investigation in response to the suit.

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Duke Student Newspaper Frets Over Lack of Female Basketball Managers

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 4:30pm 12/10/2017 at 4:30pm

Witness the sad life of the identity politics bean counter. Can you imagine seeing life through this lens?

The College Fix reports:

Duke student paper concerned: Why no female managers on men’s basketball team?

As we live in a world where the percentage of “historically marginalized” populations must — must — be improved no...

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International Olympic Committee Bans Russia From 2018 Winter Games

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 2:00pm 12/5/2017 at 2:00pm
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Russia has been banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics take place in Pyeongchang, South Korea scheduled to begin in February. Russia prides itself on its athletics, but a long investigation revealed state-backed doping of numerous athletes during at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi Russia.

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NFL Donating $89M to Social Justice Causes

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 10:15am 11/30/2017 at 10:15am
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The NFL’s transition into a social justice organization is complete.

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