ESPN pulled Robert Lee from calling a UVA football game. He was pulled from broadcasting the game because of his name. The game was scheduled for September 2nd. Robert Lee is Asian. ESPN says after talking with Robert Lee they made the decision. Overreaction? Playing it safe? Read more here.
Posts Tagged: Charlottesville
Takiyah Thompson was arrested for pulling down a Confederate statue. Police in Durham, N.C., arrested Takiyah, who is 22, for allegedly tying the rope around the neck of the statue before her and others pulled it down. Takiyah was charged with disorderly conduct by injury to a statue, damage to real property, felony participation in riot… Read more »
POTUS has ANOTHER reason to be jealous of President Obama. Former President Obama’s tweet about Charlottesville is the third most liked tweet ever. Mr. Obama tweeted, “No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion…” He also used a picture with his post. See… Read more »
Go Daddy dropped White-supremacist web site after post. Go Daddy announced that the website, Daily Stormer, violated it’s terms and informed them of the termination. The website posted, “Heather Heyer: Woman Killed in Road Rage Incident was a Fat, Childless 32-Year-Old Slut.” Heather Heyer was the woman killed by a car at the White-supremacist rally Saturday in… Read more »
Facebook live earlier today with Tony Scott. I had the chance to talk you about Charlottesville, VA. Sad day really. And the president could’ve done so much today with his words. But no. Posted by Smooth R&B 105.7 on Saturday, August 12, 2017