The Washington Redskins PR machine is all but saying:
“I STAND BY MY ETHNIC SLUR!”
Read more about it on Mr. Irrelevant: It Appears The Redskins Aren’t Changing Names Anytime Soon…
I think rule #1 of sports team stewardship ought to be, “don’t make people embarrassed to be a fan.” That seems likely to happen at this rate; some may think it already has.
The longer this goes, the less ambivalent I become. Like I said earlier, there probably is a way to save face.
I don’t plan on bringing this up again.