NYJetsFan.com Forums: 50 Senators Push Nfl To Change Redskins Name - NYJetsFan.com Forums

Jump to content

Toggle shoutbox NYJETSFAN BANTER

Lee lee lee lee lee lee lee Lee la la lee le lee leeeee
MikeGangGree... Icon : (28 April 2016 - 10:41 PM) Round 1 is done
2JBallar01 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 12:43 AM) He will play ILB for us.
Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 11:08 AM) http://nyjetsfan.com...showtopic=38865
Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 11:19 AM) jets tried to trade up for tunsil but the price was too high
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 05:10 PM) Tunsil will end up out of the league
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 05:12 PM) Lee isn't a pass rusher, hes a fast athletic LB. Hes probably their future at ILB, someone who can cover in the middle
Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 06:16 PM) jets said he's an ILB for us
Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 06:17 PM) If we could grab jack he would be an OLB
Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 06:17 PM) ttians have 3 picks in the next 13 picks
Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 06:33 PM) jack to jax 36th overal
ganggreen2003 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 06:33 PM) Did you hear that the 1st round pick for the Browns RETIRED after getting drafted
SoReALSoJetS Icon : (29 April 2016 - 07:29 PM) Hi guys long time no talk hope everyone is well
Mr_Jet Icon : (29 April 2016 - 07:46 PM) SMH
ganggreen2003 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 07:46 PM) JETS drafted QB Hackenberg PSU
Mr_Jet Icon : (29 April 2016 - 07:47 PM) Should have picked Connor Cook.
MikeGangGree... Icon : (29 April 2016 - 07:56 PM) I guess we are giving up on petty
Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 09:02 PM) Or giving up on geno
Jetsfan115 Icon : (29 April 2016 - 09:02 PM) I said the rumor was they liked him more then cook
Mr_Jet Icon : (29 April 2016 - 11:35 PM) I know I'm biased, but I've seen them both play. Cook is just better. Hackenberg had one good year. Cook has won more games, played in big games and won them....whatever, its done now so no sense on dwelling on it I guess. I just don't see the appeal in Hackenberg, nice kid, but I always thought he was really overrated. Oh well. I would have taken Kevin Hogan over Hackenberg.
azjetfan Icon : (30 April 2016 - 03:47 PM) From what I have read so far he had a great freshman year under Obrien in a pro style offense. At that point some considered him the next Andrew luck. Then Obrien left and they shifted to a spread under new HC who did poor job bringing in talent. He was also sacked and hit a million times. Might be shell shocked.
Smedsthejet Icon : (01 May 2016 - 06:17 AM) But Chan Gailey runs a spread system - still, I'm comfortable with the Hackenberg pick seeing as Gailey will develop the system to suit his strength... I'm just glad that we passed on Paxton Lynch in the first...we still desperately need Fitz to re-sign though
azjetfan Icon : (01 May 2016 - 07:14 PM) From my understanding the spread in college and the spread in NFL are not the same principals. I really think it was more of a talent issue and getting sacked 80 times in 2 years that did him in. I have no idea if he will make it. I don't follow college ball enough to to know. Theses are just things I read in articles.
Jetsfan115 Icon : (02 May 2016 - 10:24 AM) I'm stoked about getting peake in the 7th round. that was a steal. he was a projected 3rd rounder. wonder what scared teams away
Jetsfan115 Icon : (02 May 2016 - 06:05 PM) Jets Invite Terron Beckham(Odell's Cousin) to Minicamp
Jetsfan115 Icon : (02 May 2016 - 06:06 PM) Listed as a RB had more bench presses and highest vertical of anyone this year. Hasn't played football since high school and apparently not very smart
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (03 May 2016 - 05:16 PM) The Jets had Hackenberg as their #2 rated QB
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (03 May 2016 - 05:16 PM) Apparently, they loved Golf and tried to trade up. When that failed, their #2 QB was Hackenberg, they fell in love with his football IQ
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (03 May 2016 - 05:17 PM) It would be a mistake to start him right away, hes a guy who needs development. He has the talent, and apparently he has good leadership skills and football IQ. His mechanics are off though
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (10 May 2016 - 12:25 PM) Is this street thug Ryan Fitzpatrick ever gonna sign?
SecondHandJets Icon : (11 May 2016 - 02:03 PM) Hey guy
SecondHandJets Icon : (11 May 2016 - 02:03 PM) Is everyone excited for the Geno Smith Era?
SecondHandJets Icon : (11 May 2016 - 02:04 PM) Finally the kid can show us what he can do
SecondHandJets Icon : (11 May 2016 - 02:04 PM) I know Mr Jet is excited
SecondHandJets Icon : (11 May 2016 - 02:04 PM) I know Harlem is too
SecondHandJets Icon : (11 May 2016 - 02:04 PM) GO TEAM!
Jetsfan115 Icon : (18 May 2016 - 10:40 AM) from the looks of it, nobody is excited lol
santana Icon : (18 May 2016 - 10:27 PM) I'm excited for geno smith. His jaw will survive the off season.
Jetsfan115 Icon : (19 May 2016 - 06:26 PM) not true, never know who might punch him
MikeGangGree... Icon : (21 May 2016 - 05:38 PM) f*** Geno smith
MikeGangGree... Icon : (21 May 2016 - 05:39 PM) J-E-T-S JETS JETS JETS!!!
mgjetman Icon : (23 May 2016 - 02:01 PM) Geno really needs to go away. Double f**k Geno.
Jetsfan115 Icon : (23 May 2016 - 02:21 PM) Fitzpatrick said he wants to play for the jets and that he won't retire
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (23 May 2016 - 06:50 PM) This street thug Darron Lee hasn't signed yet
MikeGangGree... Icon : (25 May 2016 - 05:32 PM) that damn dirty street thug
Jetsfan115 Icon : (Yesterday, 10:28 AM) jets offered fitz 3 years 24 million dollar deal. 12 million for 2016 and 6 million each for 2017 and 2018. fitz is unhappy with the 2017 and 2018 number
Resize Shouts Area

  • (8 Pages)
  • +
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • Last »

50 Senators Push Nfl To Change Redskins Name

#21 User is offline   azjetfan Icon

  • D Coordinator
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 3,194
  • Joined: 30-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Cheese Land Baby
  • Interests:Football, golf, banking and home improvements

  • NFL Team:

Posted 26 May 2014 - 08:42 PM

View PostMr_Jet, on 26 May 2014 - 01:14 PM, said:

The thing I find the most interesting about that P.R. letter, is in the body of the letter they refer to Native-American people as "Native-Americans". Look at the last line of that letter. "We hope you will join us; Native Americans deserve our support." NOT "We hope you will join us; redskins deserve our support."

Why would they want to pour gas on the fire? I get what your saying but if they did that they would be basically antagonizing. I don't see an issue with it.
Posted Image
0

#22 User is offline   Mr_Jet Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 4,330
  • Joined: 31-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Earth

  • NFL Team:

Posted 26 May 2014 - 09:28 PM

View Postazjetfan, on 26 May 2014 - 09:42 PM, said:

Why would they want to pour gas on the fire? I get what your saying but if they did that they would be basically antagonizing. I don't see an issue with it.



LOL. But but but it's not an offensive word to Native-Americans. How would calling actual Native-American people "redskins" be pouring gas on the fire? What fire? I mean if it's not an offensive word to Native-Americans...excuse me...redskins, then there is no fire. Right? I'll tell you what, why don't you go to a powwow and call the Native-Americans there "redskins" and see if it's an "issue" for you then.

View PostFlyHiJets, on 01 June 2013 - 08:35 PM, said:

You're the scumbag that thinks everyone should kiss the as$es of a bunch of criminals but I'm a dumbass. Yeah okay douchebag. Go give some illegal wetback or Revis another blowjob. But then again.....don't you live in an entirely different country but yet think you can tell us how to live? Go fvck yourself little boy. You're likely still living with mommy & daddy. Pu$$y.


View Postazjetfan, on 02 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

There are a few things I have realized about Mr. Jet over a few topics.

1) He is a racist. By constantly using race as a battling tool.
2) He is an extreme Liberal. If you are on either extreme you are probabaly more wrong than right.
3) He is one of those people who will never admit fault, error or defeat.
4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
0

#23 User is offline   azjetfan Icon

  • D Coordinator
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 3,194
  • Joined: 30-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Cheese Land Baby
  • Interests:Football, golf, banking and home improvements

  • NFL Team:

Posted 26 May 2014 - 10:09 PM

View PostMr_Jet, on 26 May 2014 - 09:28 PM, said:

LOL. But but but it's not an offensive word to Native-Americans. How would calling actual Native-American people "redskins" be pouring gas on the fire? What fire? I mean if it's not an offensive word to Native-Americans...excuse me...redskins, then there is no fire. Right? I'll tell you what, why don't you go to a powwow and call the Native-Americans there "redskins" and see if it's an "issue" for you then.

If you can't see the difference I gave your intelligence to much credit.
Posted Image
1

#24 User is offline   Mr_Jet Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 4,330
  • Joined: 31-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Earth

  • NFL Team:

Posted 26 May 2014 - 10:20 PM

View Postazjetfan, on 26 May 2014 - 11:09 PM, said:

If you can't see the difference I gave your intelligence to much credit.



Well I's be two stoopid too under-stande u. Pleeze xplain it two me?


No it's just that you guys who "don't see an issue with it" are just trying to defend the indefensible. If the word "redskins" was really not a slur. Then Dan Snyder and the rest of you trying to defend it wouldn't have a problem using the word "redskins" to refer to not only the football team. But also towards the actual human beings who are indigenous to this land. Maybe that was an alright word in the 1930s, but it's 2014 now and I would hope we've progressed enough now as a people to see that the word "redskins" is just flat out wrong. And apparently somewhere in Daniel Snyder's mind he knows the word is offensive too, otherwise he'd prove that it isn't offensive by using the word himself to describe Native-Americans. He knows it's an offensive word. But he figures it's cheaper to go to a few reservations, throw some money at them to get them to shut up and hope that it all dies down. Rather than spend the money to actually do a name change.

View PostFlyHiJets, on 01 June 2013 - 08:35 PM, said:

You're the scumbag that thinks everyone should kiss the as$es of a bunch of criminals but I'm a dumbass. Yeah okay douchebag. Go give some illegal wetback or Revis another blowjob. But then again.....don't you live in an entirely different country but yet think you can tell us how to live? Go fvck yourself little boy. You're likely still living with mommy & daddy. Pu$$y.


View Postazjetfan, on 02 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

There are a few things I have realized about Mr. Jet over a few topics.

1) He is a racist. By constantly using race as a battling tool.
2) He is an extreme Liberal. If you are on either extreme you are probabaly more wrong than right.
3) He is one of those people who will never admit fault, error or defeat.
4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
0

#25 User is offline   azjetfan Icon

  • D Coordinator
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 3,194
  • Joined: 30-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Cheese Land Baby
  • Interests:Football, golf, banking and home improvements

  • NFL Team:

Posted 26 May 2014 - 10:56 PM

View PostMr_Jet, on 26 May 2014 - 10:20 PM, said:

Well I's be two stoopid too under-stande u. Pleeze xplain it two me?


No it's just that you guys who "don't see an issue with it" are just trying to defend the indefensible. If the word "redskins" was really not a slur. Then Dan Snyder and the rest of you trying to defend it wouldn't have a problem using the word "redskins" to refer to not only the football team. But also towards the actual human beings who are indigenous to this land. Maybe that was an alright word in the 1930s, but it's 2014 now and I would hope we've progressed enough now as a people to see that the word "redskins" is just flat out wrong. And apparently somewhere in Daniel Snyder's mind he knows the word is offensive too, otherwise he'd prove that it isn't offensive by using the word himself to describe Native-Americans. He knows it's an offensive word. But he figures it's cheaper to go to a few reservations, throw some money at them to get them to shut up and hope that it all dies down. Rather than spend the money to actually do a name change.

I'm not getting into another 47 page thread with you. If you don't get it I'm sorry. It's just over your head
Posted Image
0

#26 User is offline   Mr_Jet Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 4,330
  • Joined: 31-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Earth

  • NFL Team:

Posted 26 May 2014 - 11:26 PM

View Postazjetfan, on 26 May 2014 - 11:56 PM, said:

I'm not getting into another 47 page thread with you. If you don't get it I'm sorry. It's just over your head


Sure, you keep telling yourself that. No I get it. You just don't want to admit that it's hypocritical to say it's okay to call a football team that word because it's not an offensive word. But then the people saying it's not offensive won't even use that very word themselves to describe Native-Americans. Either it's okay to call Native-Americans that word in 2014 or it's not okay. There is nothing difficult to understand about it. You can't defend it, so now you're just trying to claim that it's over my head. That's what you're trying to do.

View PostFlyHiJets, on 01 June 2013 - 08:35 PM, said:

You're the scumbag that thinks everyone should kiss the as$es of a bunch of criminals but I'm a dumbass. Yeah okay douchebag. Go give some illegal wetback or Revis another blowjob. But then again.....don't you live in an entirely different country but yet think you can tell us how to live? Go fvck yourself little boy. You're likely still living with mommy & daddy. Pu$$y.


View Postazjetfan, on 02 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

There are a few things I have realized about Mr. Jet over a few topics.

1) He is a racist. By constantly using race as a battling tool.
2) He is an extreme Liberal. If you are on either extreme you are probabaly more wrong than right.
3) He is one of those people who will never admit fault, error or defeat.
4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
0

#27 User is offline   SecondHandJets Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 7,493
  • Joined: 28-November 05
  • Gender:Male

  • NFL Team:

  • MLB:

Posted 27 May 2014 - 07:24 PM

View PostMr_Jet, on 26 May 2014 - 02:14 PM, said:

The thing I find the most interesting about that P.R. letter, is in the body of the letter they refer to Native-American people as "Native-Americans". Look at the last line of that letter. "We hope you will join us; Native Americans deserve our support." NOT "We hope you will join us; redskins deserve our support."


Is calling someone "black" offensive? No. But you won't read "a black man" in print. It'll always be written as "African American". There's levels to this PC bullshit.
0

#28 User is offline   Mr_Jet Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 4,330
  • Joined: 31-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Earth

  • NFL Team:

Posted 27 May 2014 - 09:12 PM

View PostSecondHandJets, on 27 May 2014 - 08:24 PM, said:

Is calling someone "black" offensive? No. But you won't read "a black man" in print. It'll always be written as "African American". There's levels to this PC bullshit.



Oh God here comes the "I'm tired of P.C." card. Tell me again which city does the NFL team called the "Blackskins" play in? Who in America goes around referring to people of African descent as "blackskins" still in 2014? Now if you want to call Native-Americans "red people" then by all means do it. But that is not the same as having a sports team with a nickname that disparagingly describes a race of people. And don't give me that bullshit about the media not using "black man". I hear and read those words everyday used in the media.

Quote

Authorities: man with knife robs Wilmington Wawa
By Associated Press,

WILMINGTON, Del. — The Delaware State Police is investigating after a man with a knife robbed a convenience store in Wilmington, leaving with a carton of cigarettes.

State police say it happened Saturday around 11 p.m. at the Wawa convenience store at 727 Philadelphia Pike. Troopers say a male suspect approached the sales counter, displayed a knife and demanded a carton of cigarettes. The employee gave the man the cigarettes and the suspect fled on foot. The employee was not injured.

State police say the suspect is described as a black male between 40 and 45 years old. He was last seen wearing a blue polo shirt, jeans and a dark baseball hat.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

http://www.washingto...9397_story.html


Wow, "black male" written in print. But I thought we "won't read "a black man" in print". I thought "it'll ALWAYS be written as "African American". I guess Washington Post didn't get the memo from the P.C. police.

The media still refers to black people as black people. But you are damn sure not about to see some NFL team running around calling themselves the Blackskins.

View PostFlyHiJets, on 01 June 2013 - 08:35 PM, said:

You're the scumbag that thinks everyone should kiss the as$es of a bunch of criminals but I'm a dumbass. Yeah okay douchebag. Go give some illegal wetback or Revis another blowjob. But then again.....don't you live in an entirely different country but yet think you can tell us how to live? Go fvck yourself little boy. You're likely still living with mommy & daddy. Pu$$y.


View Postazjetfan, on 02 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

There are a few things I have realized about Mr. Jet over a few topics.

1) He is a racist. By constantly using race as a battling tool.
2) He is an extreme Liberal. If you are on either extreme you are probabaly more wrong than right.
3) He is one of those people who will never admit fault, error or defeat.
4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
0

#29 User is offline   SecondHandJets Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 7,493
  • Joined: 28-November 05
  • Gender:Male

  • NFL Team:

  • MLB:

Posted 27 May 2014 - 10:16 PM

I'm sorry I forgot that we are being graded. Allow me to rephrase that, professor. A proper noun will never be described as "black" but always as "African American".
0

#30 User is offline   Roger Vick Icon

  • Free Agent
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 37
  • Joined: 31-December 12

  • NFL Team:

  • MLB:

Posted 27 May 2014 - 10:29 PM

If the injuns won the war, lacrosse would be our national sport and they could name their teams anything they want.

But, they didn't win the war.
0

#31 User is offline   Mr_Jet Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 4,330
  • Joined: 31-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Earth

  • NFL Team:

Posted 27 May 2014 - 11:38 PM

View PostSecondHandJets, on 27 May 2014 - 11:16 PM, said:

I'm sorry I forgot that we are being graded. Allow me to rephrase that, professor. A proper noun will never be described as "black" but always as "African American".


It really doesn't matter how you want to phrase it because your statement is inaccurate to begin with.

View PostFlyHiJets, on 01 June 2013 - 08:35 PM, said:

You're the scumbag that thinks everyone should kiss the as$es of a bunch of criminals but I'm a dumbass. Yeah okay douchebag. Go give some illegal wetback or Revis another blowjob. But then again.....don't you live in an entirely different country but yet think you can tell us how to live? Go fvck yourself little boy. You're likely still living with mommy & daddy. Pu$$y.


View Postazjetfan, on 02 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

There are a few things I have realized about Mr. Jet over a few topics.

1) He is a racist. By constantly using race as a battling tool.
2) He is an extreme Liberal. If you are on either extreme you are probabaly more wrong than right.
3) He is one of those people who will never admit fault, error or defeat.
4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
0

#32 User is offline   Chaos Icon

  • D Coordinator
  • Icon
  • Group: Admin
  • Posts: 3,178
  • Joined: 30-March 05
  • Gender:Male

Posted 28 May 2014 - 07:23 AM

View PostRoger Vick, on 27 May 2014 - 11:29 PM, said:

If the injuns won the war, lacrosse would be our national sport and they could name their teams anything they want.

But, they didn't win the war.


So we're moving on from the term "redskins" completely now?



I'm with Mr_Jet on this. If you won't give an expansion team a name that currently exists in market, that name should not exist at all.
0

#33 User is offline   SecondHandJets Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 7,493
  • Joined: 28-November 05
  • Gender:Male

  • NFL Team:

  • MLB:

Posted 28 May 2014 - 07:58 AM

View PostMr_Jet, on 28 May 2014 - 12:38 AM, said:

After several unsuccessful minutes of googling, I decided to dismiss your point with a carte blanche response. I'm right you're wrong and I got the last word.


FIFY
0

#34 User is offline   azjetfan Icon

  • D Coordinator
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 3,194
  • Joined: 30-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Cheese Land Baby
  • Interests:Football, golf, banking and home improvements

  • NFL Team:

Posted 28 May 2014 - 08:45 AM

View PostMr_Jet, on 27 May 2014 - 11:38 PM, said:

It really doesn't matter how you want to phrase it because your statement is inaccurate to begin with.

Yawn.... Your banter is boring.
Posted Image
0

#35 User is offline   Mr_Jet Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 4,330
  • Joined: 31-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Earth

  • NFL Team:

Posted 28 May 2014 - 11:59 AM

View Postazjetfan, on 28 May 2014 - 09:45 AM, said:

Yawn.... Your banter is boring.



:rolleyes: Please, if my banter is so boring your ass wouldn't have kept coming back and replying to me.

View PostFlyHiJets, on 01 June 2013 - 08:35 PM, said:

You're the scumbag that thinks everyone should kiss the as$es of a bunch of criminals but I'm a dumbass. Yeah okay douchebag. Go give some illegal wetback or Revis another blowjob. But then again.....don't you live in an entirely different country but yet think you can tell us how to live? Go fvck yourself little boy. You're likely still living with mommy & daddy. Pu$$y.


View Postazjetfan, on 02 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

There are a few things I have realized about Mr. Jet over a few topics.

1) He is a racist. By constantly using race as a battling tool.
2) He is an extreme Liberal. If you are on either extreme you are probabaly more wrong than right.
3) He is one of those people who will never admit fault, error or defeat.
4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
0

#36 User is offline   NJAzrael71 Icon

  • Formerly FlyHi
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 3,661
  • Joined: 06-August 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:NJ

  • NFL Team:

  • MLB:

Posted 28 May 2014 - 05:30 PM

The only Native Americans that sem to have an issue with the name are the pussies in the Oneida nation in NY. They're so screwed up, the tribe actually split with more than half moving to Wisonsin. I'm part Native American and I have no problem with the name.

Why is it that only the 'Skins are being bothered? What's next? Norweigans wanting Minnesota to change their name form Vikings? What about the Blackhawks & Braves? Should we get on the case of anything that offends anyone? Again.......my point is proven that the world is filled with a bunch of politically correct little bitches. The government can kiss my ass with what they think. There's not a Native American in the group of 50 crying like the little pussies they are.
I will not be forgotten. This is my time to shine. I've got the scars to prove it. Only the strong survive.

When someone annoys u, it takes 42 muscles in ur face 2 frown. BUT, it only takes 4 muscles 2 extend ur arm & b!tch-slap that mother@*?!&! upside the head!!
0

#37 User is offline   Mr_Jet Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 4,330
  • Joined: 31-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Earth

  • NFL Team:

Posted 28 May 2014 - 06:43 PM

View PostFlyHiJets, on 28 May 2014 - 06:30 PM, said:

The only Native Americans that sem to have an issue with the name are the pussies in the Oneida nation in NY. They're so screwed up, the tribe actually split with more than half moving to Wisonsin. I'm part Native American and I have no problem with the name.

Why is it that only the 'Skins are being bothered? What's next? Norweigans wanting Minnesota to change their name form Vikings? What about the Blackhawks & Braves? Should we get on the case of anything that offends anyone? Again.......my point is proven that the world is filled with a bunch of politically correct little bitches. The government can kiss my ass with what they think. There's not a Native American in the group of 50 crying like the little pussies they are.



The guy who advocates shooting the babies of undocumented workers in the head also supports the "redskins" nickname. What a surprise. I would explain to you the difference between calling teams the "Redskins" and the "Vikings", but this is you we're talking about here and as we all know facts and thinking logically aren't important to you. You're more concerned about spewing inflammatory rhetoric and filling your posts with misspelled expletives. But the fact that even you refer to them as Native-Americans does say a lot. That just proves even more that the nickname "redskins" needs to be eliminated. I mean when our own resident Cliven Bundy doesn't even call Native-Americans that word, that shows that it's past time for the name to be changed.

I will say that there is more than just one tribe calling for a name change. The National Congress of American Indians (made of hundreds of tribes across the nation) has called for the name to be changed. So it's not just the Oneida tribe. But if we're using being "part" Native-American for whether or not we should be offended, well I'm part Native-American too somewhere and I am offended. So what now?

It still amazes me how when some member of a minority group talks about race and racism we are told (usually by white, protestant, conservatives) that we need to stop talking about skin color. Stop playing "the race card". Because talking about skin color only divides us. We're supposed to be a "melting pot" in the U.S. But when it comes to the Washington NFL team. Oh well we can't change the name because that's 70 years of football tradition. Or it would cost a billionaire a few million dollars to change it, so it has to stay. So we shouldn't talk about skin color or acknowledge it when racial issues arise. But it's okay to acknowledge skin color when naming football teams. Got it.

View PostFlyHiJets, on 01 June 2013 - 08:35 PM, said:

You're the scumbag that thinks everyone should kiss the as$es of a bunch of criminals but I'm a dumbass. Yeah okay douchebag. Go give some illegal wetback or Revis another blowjob. But then again.....don't you live in an entirely different country but yet think you can tell us how to live? Go fvck yourself little boy. You're likely still living with mommy & daddy. Pu$$y.


View Postazjetfan, on 02 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

There are a few things I have realized about Mr. Jet over a few topics.

1) He is a racist. By constantly using race as a battling tool.
2) He is an extreme Liberal. If you are on either extreme you are probabaly more wrong than right.
3) He is one of those people who will never admit fault, error or defeat.
4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
0

#38 User is offline   SecondHandJets Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 7,493
  • Joined: 28-November 05
  • Gender:Male

  • NFL Team:

  • MLB:

Posted 28 May 2014 - 10:54 PM

View PostMr_Jet, on 28 May 2014 - 07:43 PM, said:

The guy who advocates shooting the babies of undocumented workers in the head also supports the "redskins" nickname. What a surprise. I would explain to you the difference between calling teams the "Redskins" and the "Vikings", but this is you we're talking about here and as we all know facts and thinking logically aren't important to you. You're more concerned about spewing inflammatory rhetoric and filling your posts with misspelled expletives. But the fact that even you refer to them as Native-Americans does say a lot. That just proves even more that the nickname "redskins" needs to be eliminated. I mean when our own resident Cliven Bundy doesn't even call Native-Americans that word, that shows that it's past time for the name to be changed.

I will say that there is more than just one tribe calling for a name change. The National Congress of American Indians (made of hundreds of tribes across the nation) has called for the name to be changed. So it's not just the Oneida tribe. But if we're using being "part" Native-American for whether or not we should be offended, well I'm part Native-American too somewhere and I am offended. So what know?

It still amazes me how when some member of a minority group talks about race and racism we are told (usually by white, protestant, conservatives) that we need to stop talking about skin color. Stop playing "the race card". Because talking about skin color only divides us. We're supposed to be a "melting pot" in the U.S. But when it comes to the Washington NFL team. Oh well we can't change the name because that's 70 years of football tradition. Or it would cost a billionaire a few million dollars to change it, so it has to stay. So we shouldn't talk about skin color or acknowledge it when racial issues arise. But it's okay to acknowledge skin color when naming football teams. Got it.


I spotted the error. You lose.
0

#39 User is offline   Mr_Jet Icon

  • Assistant Head Coach
  • Icon
  • Group: Members
  • Posts: 4,330
  • Joined: 31-March 05
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Earth

  • NFL Team:

Posted 29 May 2014 - 12:00 AM

View PostSecondHandJets, on 28 May 2014 - 11:54 PM, said:

I spotted the error. You lose.


You spotted that was well past the third line. But I fixed it for you.

View PostFlyHiJets, on 01 June 2013 - 08:35 PM, said:

You're the scumbag that thinks everyone should kiss the as$es of a bunch of criminals but I'm a dumbass. Yeah okay douchebag. Go give some illegal wetback or Revis another blowjob. But then again.....don't you live in an entirely different country but yet think you can tell us how to live? Go fvck yourself little boy. You're likely still living with mommy & daddy. Pu$$y.


View Postazjetfan, on 02 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

There are a few things I have realized about Mr. Jet over a few topics.

1) He is a racist. By constantly using race as a battling tool.
2) He is an extreme Liberal. If you are on either extreme you are probabaly more wrong than right.
3) He is one of those people who will never admit fault, error or defeat.
4)His life sucks and he takes it out on people who don't share in his views.
0

#40 User is offline   Chaos Icon

  • D Coordinator
  • Icon
  • Group: Admin
  • Posts: 3,178
  • Joined: 30-March 05
  • Gender:Male

Posted 29 May 2014 - 03:19 PM

Quote

@Redskins: Tweet @SenatorReid to show your #RedskinsPride and tell him what the team means to you.


Um...what?
0

  • (8 Pages)
  • +
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • Last »


Fast Reply

  

1 User(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users