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Sterling´s race case is a tawdry
novel, or a movie of our age

Chicago Tribune, by John Kass

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Posted By:garnet, 4/30/2014 9:15:26 AM

An unwritten American novel is playing out in Los Angeles. It´s about rich, whiny racist Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. And it´s about his cooing kitty cat of a girlfriend, who infuriated him by bringing black people to his games. It will make an even better American movie, with an inside look at the obscene money of the NBA, a league of mostly white owners, little round guys, making a profit by selling the exploits of a league of mostly black men, tall guys who can bounce a ball and jump higher than anybody else.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Smart11344, 4/30/2014 12:37:33 PM     (No. 9830923)

You couldn´t drag me to an NBA game and that has nothing to do with Sterling. Crime rates in Seattle always jumped near the arena when the Seattle Sonics were in town for a game. That IS a fact.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 4/30/2014 12:58:31 PM     (No. 9830970)

Sterling´s race case is, and always was, a pimple on my arse.

Nothing more, nothing less.

Does anyone notice what John Effin said about Israel? Does anyone know what Putin´s up to today?

No. We have to hear CONTINUOUSLY about this old man´s attitudes when we all see from time to time exactly what he was talking about. We´re just skeert to say it. And this is why.

I was not raised racist - quite the opposite. But now IT´S ALL I SEE. And hear. All the time! It´s constantly thrown at us!

I´m done with it. If you want to call me a racist, fine. I can think of names to call you too. Doesn´t make it true.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: just another nerd, 4/30/2014 7:17:54 PM     (No. 9831593)

This is just noise to distract us from the fact that we´ve been sold down the river by the government. Gas is still $4 bucks but this guy´s a raaaacist. Everyone is a raaaacist who cares?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Coy860, 4/30/2014 8:02:09 PM     (No. 9831643)

What he said was offensive, but he did nothing illegal, yet his property worth 1 billion dollars was taken out of his control.
Meanwhile, we are headed back to a recession, gas is 4.00 a gallon, the Middle East is in shambles, our military is being undermined and our southern border is not being protected.
Bizzaro world !

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