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Old 05-02-2013   #29
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Default Re: D.C. Council may push Washington Redskins into ‘Washington Redtails’

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Originally Posted by infantrycak View Post
You are assuming slur. The origins of the word are not even known.

It's use here was clearly not meant as a slur in honor of their Indian head coach.
Fair enough. But I'd like to think were I a football coach and a team decided to call themselves the Detroit Darkies to honor me that I might have an objection...or SUMTHIN'. Even if it's in jest...ehhhh.


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Originally Posted by Infantrycak
The last poll found Washington Redskins was acceptable to 90% of Indians.
Truthfully...if the Indians don't have a problem with it then I withdraw my objection.

..THIS is why he's a lawyer.
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