November 09, 2017 - 11:10 am
Criticism of political jokes at awards shows has always been prevalent, but the criticism seems to have ramped up since President Trump took office. The criticism of political jokes is based on the idea that entertainers should “entertain” and not use President Trump to get a laugh. Respect for the...
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October 24, 2017 - 5:53 pm
( The Interior Department plans to put nearly 77-million acres in the Gulf of Mexico on sale for energy companies to perform oil and gas development. President of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association Don Briggs hopes energy companies will take advantage of the largest oil and gas lease...
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Sep 25, 2017; Glendale, AZ, USA; The Dallas Cowboys players, coaches and staff take a knee prior to the National Anthem before the game against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Matt Kartozian, USA Today Sports
Seth Dunlap
September 26, 2017 - 7:30 pm
Player protests. Presidential insults. Political boycotts. Welcome to the modern era of American Sports. This is no longer an avenue of escapism and unity, and we only have ourselves, and our 21st century thirst for constant information, to blame. There are a lot of things about the past two years...
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Saints players sit during the national anthem in protest of racial inequality
Bob Donnan, USA Today Sports
Seth Dunlap
September 24, 2017 - 5:43 pm
The New Orleans Saints have responded in a statement to President Trump's comments that players should be "fired" for protesting racial inequality during the national anthem, saying his comments were "disappointing and inappropriate". Now their head coach and quarterback have responded as well. If...
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