You have to hand it to the Washington Redskins, who show no signs of yielding to the demands of the politically correct left.
On Thursday, in recognition of Thanksgiving, the besieged NFL team posted the following message on Twitter:
— Washington Redskins (@Redskins) November 27, 2014
Whether it was a dig at zealots who cling to the idea that the team nickname is a racial slur or an appropriate message considering Native Americans played a role in the original Thanksgiving, the left reacted as you would expect — with self righteous indignation.
But then, that’s what makes them so fun to be around! Here are a sampling of some of those responses, as seen on Twitter:
— Trill Hicks (@deathbysexy) November 27, 2014
Don’t think the Indians were happy RT @Redskins: From our family to yours, have a very safe and Happy Thanksgiving pic.twitter.com/AXIidBQpi0 — The Notorious T.I.M (@BionicBombshell) November 27, 2014
— Evan Shapiro (@eshap) November 28, 2014
— Howard Bryant (@hbryant42) November 28, 2014
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