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Post  Outerlimits on Thu Mar 07, 2013 11:28 am

WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — The long-running battle over the Washington Redskins name gets a restart Thursday, when a group of Native Americans goes before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board to argue that the franchise should lose their federal trademark protection, based on a law that prohibits registered names that disparaging, scandalous, contemptuous or disreputable.


We better change everything that could possibly offend someone! Oh wait…we are already doing that for every “protected group”. Of course if you are offended by something and you are not in a protected group…you are SOL.
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Post  fshnski on Thu Mar 07, 2013 11:39 am

It is really, really frustrating.
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Post  WHL on Thu Mar 07, 2013 12:00 pm

It is. Not much chance of a change though is there?
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Post  Outerlimits on Thu Mar 07, 2013 12:06 pm

Of all things offensive coming out of D.C., these moonbats are singling out the professional football team. Rolling Eyes
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Post  fshnski on Thu Mar 07, 2013 12:29 pm

Good point. Ya' got a laugh outa' me on that one.
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Post  fshnski on Thu Mar 07, 2013 12:41 pm

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Post  News Hawk on Thu Oct 17, 2013 6:41 pm

Outerlimits wrote:We better change everything that could possibly offend someone!  Oh wait…we are already doing that for every “protected group”.  Of course if you are offended by something and you are not in a protected group…you are SOL.

The Washington Redskins are changing their name because of all the negativity, shame, humiliation, dissent, polarity, adversity, defiance, hatred, animosity, contempt, discrimination, division, violence, counter-productivity, ill-spirit, ungodliness, and hostility associated with their name.


From now on they will be known simply as the Redskins.
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Post  News Hawk on Fri Oct 25, 2013 8:06 pm

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Today, we forget that the original "Redskins" was a ball team from Boston—whose Native-American coach wished to honor the Native-Americans on the team—with that name...

But I'll take the Washington Reagans.

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Post  News Hawk on Sun Oct 27, 2013 4:22 am

Prospective name change to:

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