Sports Hail to the Redskins

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  1. playitagainfred

    playitagainfred Well-Known Member

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    https://www.washingtonpost.com/loca...b74b2a7_story.html?postshare=6941446560204261

    Nearly four months after a federal judge ordered the cancellation of the Washington Redskins’ federal trademark registrations for disparaging Native Americans, the National Football League team is appealing with a provocative tactic: listing the names of porn, clothing and beer companies that use offensive language, but nonetheless have the support of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

    The notion that all two million currently-registered marks are government
    speech is astounding. It is equally disturbing. The PTO has registered hundreds if
    not thousands of marks that the Team believes are racist, or misogynistic, vulgar,
    or otherwise offensive. By way of example only, the following marks are
    registered today: TAKEYOPANTIESOFFclothing;DANGEROUSNEGRO shirts;
    SLUTSSEEKERdating services;DAGOSWAGG clothing;DUMBBLONDE beer;
    TWATTYGIRLcartoons;BAKEDBYANEGRO bakery goods; BIG TITTYBLEND
    coffee; RETARDIPEDIAwebsite; MIDGET-MAN condoms and inflatable sex dolls;
    and JIZZ underwear. These are not isolated instances. The government routinely
    registers pornographers’ marks: TEENSDOPORN.COM,MILFSDOPORN.COM,THUG
    PORN,GHETTOBOOTY,and BOUND GANGBANGSare but a few.
     
  2. Tyler9258

    Tyler9258 Old friends, old whiskey, old songs

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    The NFL is a piece of shit, but they're right on this one.
     
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    So what? Black people call eachother the n-word should the next NFL franchise be called London N-ggers?
     
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    I think the Redskins name is a blatant anti-Native American insult but the courts need to stay out of this it's free speech and, while offensive, not obscene or prurient interest.
     
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    most idiotic post of the century.
     
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    Vincenzo69 Well-Known Member

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    Well yeah if we can't say racist horrible things about native Americans who can we call racist horrible names. Darn media.
     
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    That is a stupid question, of course they should.
     
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    It's not "horribly racist" when 90+% of native Americans are honored by the fact that a storied NFL franchise would choose to use them as their symbol of bravery, strength and toughness.
     
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    So glad all of nations problems are taken care of so that we can give a shit about this. .
     
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    Yes, that would be hilarious.
     
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    Did you take a poll?
    Seriously 90 percent? Bullshit
     
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    its prolly more than 90%
    did u take a poll?
    whatver % u think it is, i call bs
     
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    Without getting into the political implications of the name of the team, can we all agree that the best outcome is for that shit-stain owner of theirs to keep losing? I fucking hate that guy.
     
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    Slut Seeker dating service?

    I may have to look into that. :bigthink
     
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    broccoli rob thanks for the memories DW3

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    No!!!! Not DAGO SWAGG! :bigcry:
     
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    Teens Do Porn? I'm intrigued.
     
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