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Taking a Knee

Recently the NFL has decided that if a player takes a knee during the National Anthem they will be fined.

Let’s review while this is not the best decision the NFL could have made, it is a correct, legal, logical decision albeit not entirely popular.

I’ll explain what I mean because the mass populous has responded in expected fashion:

  • 50% of the people on the Internet have praised the NFL for doing “the right thing”
  • 50% of the people on the Internet is now boycotting the NFL in protest / outrage.
  • 99% of the people on the Internet cannot be happy just to have formed an opinion and must prove to everyone else that they are wrong
  • 100% of the people that say they will boycott the NFL are doing the best thing to protest this change
  • 75% of the people boycotting the NFL will still watch games – including the Super Bowl – this season
  • 99% of the people with season tickets will keep them for the rest of their lives
  • 100% of the people outraged that this policy violates Freedom of Speech are completely wrong

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