As they’ve done all weekend, ABC and NBC have been practically apoplectic over President Trump’s comments against the NFL anthem protests Friday and Saturday. After players responded Sunday to Trump’s comments by locking arms or kneeling during the National Anthem, many Americans took to social media to blast the league or their own teams for kneeling, which many see as disrespecting the flag and our country. But ABC didn’t seem to care what regular Americans felt about the protests; instead they invited NFL players, ESPN journalists and celebrities on Monday’s Good Morning America to blast Trump’s comments and defend the
These actions show very clearly that most of the media in the United States is un-American! These jackals would rather see the country fail than their ideology of communism prove false! Damn their dirty hearts anyway!
All being done to get rid of the National Anthem and patriotism. Get rid of patriotism and love for country and less people will defend and protect America. Much easier to take a country over if there is no patriotism if these players want to protest they should boycott th police. Don´t call the police if your robbed Or attacked. Better yet go into Chicago and stop the killings. Join the police force. Stop being hypocrites
We can thank the Democrats for this. They are so busy trying to tear down Pres. Trump, that they have practically handed America over to the Communist. I remember when the Communist Party USA endorsed Hillary. I don´t remember any outcry over that. These poor ignorant athletes are just acting like sheep following each other. They act like other celebrities who run around practically naked for attention. I am so tired of it all. We have very little national pride left and no moral compass. Pres. Trump is trying but the Democrats are outnumbering him. Shame on the Obama´s and the Clintons and McCain for keeping this up.
This comment on the article from the Newsbusters web site is worth repeating here:
"deplorablematt2717 • an hour ago
One irony lost in this: The NFL´s popularity woes actually began with one man taking a knee on a sideline. He was castigated by a vicious media, his career ruined. He enjoyed no "solidarity" from his league or teammates. He was criticized and demonized at the highest levels of society and government for daring to make such a patently offensive display. Of course, his reason for kneeling was much different. And his name was Tim Tebow."
The NFL is all about making as much money as possible. The players, a lot of the retired players, sports commentators and the TV networks who have been supporting protest kneeling during the playing of the National Anthem, that ordinary people across the country believe is disrespectful to the American flag, the military, veterans, and first responders, all have a special interest as they make their money by being attached either directly or indirectly to the NFL,the team owners certainly do not want to get crossways with their black players who are a big part of the on field geese who have been laying golden eggs for them. Of course the liberal media will immediately attempt to turn all that controversy into a racial issue to scare off wimpy Republicans.
President Trump is not a threat to the long-term viability of the NFL. Clearly Trump as Commander-in-Chief is disgusted that the owners and coaches of the NFL teams, under the guise of a First Amendment Right, are allowing all that disrespect for the National Anthem and American flag to go on before captive fans during pre football game ceremonies. Those football players are employees of the team owners who set the rules for what goes on on their dime inside NFL stadiums, in that respect ordinary Americans recognize if they did anything contrary to their employer´s interests that they would be immediately fired. The big threat to long-term NFL viability lies with the liberal Democrats who will no doubt seek to someday ban professional football or to transform it into a non-contact sport using the large percentage of serious brain injuries that the players have been sustaining as their predication.
All I know is, ...the Anti-America Democrats, and the Liberal Medias are loving it. The Ignorants and the Stupid Fools are being played and are destined to remain a LOSER because you can´t fix STUPID. This is why MAGA Trump was chosen and elected by the Patriotic AMERICANs! This is indeed The 21st Century Civil War, without the violence, that the TRUE AMERICANs must come out VICTORIOUS!
Let us fairly face the hyprocy of the NFL and it’s cast of characters on and off the field. For many months and years the paragon of virtue The NFL went out of their way to honor the military, fly overs you name it and yes The Defense Department was billed! Surprised that the NFL pounded their chest in pride of support of those in uniform! Until they were caught with their hand in the federal cookie jar! Now you can take a knee! Really! We see Fernandez of New England as the NFL poster boy, and you can back it up with hundreds more! like him wife beaters and druggies! The owners, union and fans need to come to grips with blantant hyprocy! Let’s just sit on our wallets, players and fans disrespect the Flag and Anthem just look at the fans when camera pan the stands! So they win take the field forget about Janet Jackson custom malfunction and Bucs Jackson doing his dance in the end zone while his team is losing badly! And next day we get his lecture! Go Hockey! Nuts to MLB NBA and NFL and the movies the content stinks! You have killed the golden goose!
It is sadly pathetic and absurd that any tv reader or any tv executive thinks they are intelligent enough or morally pure enough to make judgements about any issue or lecture anyone about values. A bunch of weird freaks shouting to the gullible. Turn off your tv, stop paying attention to these sick people.
Hey, GMA, your flying across country and as your flight enters Texas airspace the pilot and crew come out into the passenger compartment and take a knee in protest. They are protesting the racism of Texas cause it has confederate monuments. How would you feel then?
When the NFL players insist the kneeling during the national anthem isn´t about the flag, the military, etc. take a deep breath. It´s ALL about that. Moreover, if the players and owners reaction continue, it won´t be long before some player will be burning the flag and tell us it´s all about the police. Right. Remember "Pigs in a Blanket. Fry ´em like bacon"? I do.
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