denounced the Cleveland Indians' racist logo, Chief Wahoo, a couple of years ago. I took that post and submitted it to the Akron Beacon Journal and Cleveland Plain Dealer and asked them to consider publishing it in their respective sports pages. I was very courteously and roundly rejected.
No matter. Figuring the article would reach hundreds of thousands of McBone readers anyway, I let it go.
But, dammit it, every time I see that god awful thing, it bothers me. I root for the team, but always with the hope that they will soon rid the franchise of its despicable mascot.
Yesterday I took my concern to that haven of tolerance and progressive thought and good grammar, Facebook. I casually remarked on an Indians fan page that I was, 'so sick of looking at that racist Chief Wahoo logo.' Here are some of the responses I got:
-too bad nathaniel....deal with it..better yet go harrass the atlanta braves or maybe the chicago blackhawks....effin cry baby liberal