Though it's only been up for a day, I admit to being a bit startled when I checked the status of the latest McBone pole.
I was startled because to me it's just seems so obvious. When I see Chief Wahoo, I see this:
And I see this:
I think most of us would agree that, nowadays, the above images simply wouldn't fly in a public space. Yet, aside from a few mostly ignored protestors, Chief Wahoo continues get a free pass. The McBoners are divided in the early going of this poll, and I want to know why. If you find Chief Wahoo to be an offensive caricature of a Native American, give us your reasons. To those who find neither the mascot nor the name problematic, feel free to post your rationale. If you don't feel comfortable with the topic, you can always leave an anonymous comment.