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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #200 on: September 02, 2016, 02:07:06 PM »
He should have done that first. Timing is everything.
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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #201 on: September 02, 2016, 02:07:54 PM »

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #204 on: September 02, 2016, 03:00:10 PM »
Next time he should check with DDF first before making a fool out of himself.
Advice that would serve many people well.

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #205 on: September 02, 2016, 03:01:22 PM »
The guy just donated a million bucks, if you still don't like him it's fine, but don't blame it on timing.

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #206 on: September 02, 2016, 03:04:10 PM »
The guy just donated a million bucks, if you still don't like him it's fine, but don't blame it on timing.
The only reason hes donating 1M is because he almost ruined his career buy doing something so utterly stupid. So now he has to spend extra time and money to fix the issue he just caused.
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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #207 on: September 02, 2016, 03:07:20 PM »
The guy just donated a million bucks, if you still don't like him it's fine, but don't blame it on timing.
to what
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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #208 on: September 02, 2016, 03:10:08 PM »
The guy just donated a million bucks, if you still don't like him it's fine, but don't blame it on timing.
to what
What he donates to could make matters worse.
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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #209 on: September 02, 2016, 03:12:13 PM »
to what

How would a donation to BLM change anything?

Hint: BLM is a movement, not an organization

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #210 on: September 02, 2016, 03:13:19 PM »
The only reason hes donating 1M is because he almost ruined his career buy doing something so utterly stupid. So now he has to spend extra time and money to fix the issue he just caused.

He knew he would lose endorsements the second he decided to protest

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #211 on: September 02, 2016, 03:15:36 PM »
Hint: BLM is a movement, not an organization
Hint: http://blacklivesmatter.com/getinvolved/
Contact a local chapter, make a donation, make a purchase, find resources and actions.
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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #212 on: September 02, 2016, 03:17:59 PM »
Hint: http://blacklivesmatter.com/getinvolved/
Contact a local chapter, make a donation, make a purchase, find resources and actions.

"The phrase "Black Lives Matter" can refer to a Twitter hashtag, a slogan, a social movement, or a loose confederation of groups advocating for racial justice."

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #213 on: September 02, 2016, 03:22:04 PM »
"The phrase "Black Lives Matter" can refer to a Twitter hashtag, a slogan, a social movement, or a loose confederation of groups advocating for racial justice."
That is true except this one is an organization. Sometimes it is better just to accept you are in a hole and not dig it any deeper.  :)
This is the Official #BlackLivesMatter Organization founded by Patrisse Cullors, Opal Tometi, and Alicia Garza.
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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #214 on: September 02, 2016, 03:24:59 PM »
That is true except this one is an organization. Sometimes it is better just to accept you are in a hole and not dig it any deeper.  :)
This is the Official #BlackLivesMatter Organization founded by Patrisse Cullors, Opal Tometi, and Alicia Garza.

A movement started and afterwards one group of the many BLM groups conveniently called themselves BLM. That doesn't make them BLM. Next we'll hear that that there's an organization called Anonymous.

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #215 on: September 02, 2016, 03:29:01 PM »
A movement started and afterwards one group of the many BLM groups conveniently called themselves BLM. That doesn't make them BLM. Next we'll hear that that there's an organization called Anonymous.
You need to give it a break before you can't see out of the hole.
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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #216 on: September 02, 2016, 03:33:26 PM »
You need to give it a break before you can't see out of the hole.

You are limiting BLM to an org when they're much bigger than that.
If I said: Kaep will donate to 1 million to flag lovers.
That means he will donate to the official Flag Lovers® organization?

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #217 on: September 02, 2016, 03:38:47 PM »
You are limiting BLM to an org when they're much bigger than that.
No that is not what I am doing and I understand why you are trying to pivot. I am pointing out that you can donate to BLM organizations.
Hint: BLM is a movement, not an organization
This is the Official #BlackLivesMatter Organization founded by Patrisse Cullors, Opal Tometi, and Alicia Garza.
It is your hole and your shovel so dig it as deep as you want. One thing to remember is it is Friday so no matter what I will have the last word on this.  :)
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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #218 on: September 02, 2016, 04:08:07 PM »
He knew he would lose endorsements the second he decided to protest
Was there a real threat to his endorsement contracts?
  For the record I'm not a fan of using endorsements (money) as a means to censor anyone even a fool like him. Unless the company felt that by alienating fans his endorsement was worth less in which case its no intended to censor but its a financial decision.

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Re: Colin Kaepernick protest against USA
« Reply #219 on: September 02, 2016, 04:50:05 PM »
One thing to remember is it is Friday so no matter what I will have the last word on this.  :)


Fridays are all your fault I just realized. You are fully willing to fight an argument because you always get the last say in the matter on friday.
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