Re: Should the Redskins change their name?
Originally Posted by infantrycak
Kind of a bold assertion since the etymology of redskins isn't even known. Some historians say the earliest references are to body paints not skin color. I don't think the NFL existed in the 17th century. I'm having a hard time deciphering your last sentence. Are you trying to say Redskins was not derogatory until Washington chose it as their mascot?
In all honesty I grew up a Cowboys fan so I hate the Redskins. I just think this is stupid.
I am offended by that.
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