The NFL Pushes Again Towards Trump
The NFL has issued a press release that, with out calling President Trump out by identify, principally calls him a liar.
Throughout an early-morning twitter tantrum, Trump gushed effusively over NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, claiming that Goodell would demand that each one gamers stand for the Nationwide Anthem.
It’s about time that Roger Goodell of the NFL is lastly demanding that each one gamers STAND for our nice Nationwide Anthem-RESPECT OUR COUNTRY
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October eleven, 2017
This, in fact, was sandwiched between Trump’s virtually every day, hysterical claims that Democrats are dangerous and the media is pretend.
In response, the NFL issued the next assertion:
“Commentary this morning concerning the Commissioner’s place on the anthem shouldn’t be correct. As we stated yesterday, there can be a dialogue of those points on the house owners assembly subsequent week. The NFL is doing the onerous work of making an attempt to maneuver from protest to progress, working to deliver individuals collectively….Gamers from across the league shall be in New York subsequent week to satisfy with house owners to proceed our work collectively.”
Brian McCarthy, spokesman for the Nationwide Soccer League, tried to melt the blow to Trump’s massively fragile ego by saying the assertion “isn’t simply concerning the president,” but in addition to deal with any inaccuracies relating to a letter Goodell despatched out to soccer gamers on Tuesday, when he vowed to “proceed the unprecedented dialogue with our gamers.”
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However the NFL assertion leaves no room for Trump to say that the NFL is forcing its gamers to face for the Nationwide Anthem. As an alternative, Trump is once more throwing out utterly false info into the Twittersphere, feeding his diminished however rabid base, with little respect to precise fact…and whereas he must be addressing any variety of precise crises dealing with the nation.
That is simply one other day by day reminder that the actual “pretend information” on this county is generated within the Oval Workplace, by way of Twitter, by the buffoon elected via a fluke within the electoral school.
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