Tag Archives: Colin Kaepernick

Trump does an about-face, now believes Kaepernick deserves second shot at NFL

Trump sings a different tune.  Blog King, Mass Appeal WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump, who once said “get that son of a bitch off the field” for genuflecting during the national anthem, now believes Colin Kaepernick deserves another opportunity to play in the NFL. The Commander-in-Chief sung a different tune on Wednesday after years of lambasting football players for kneeling ...

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George Floyd Funeral: Al Sharpton ‘slams’ President Donald Trump and NFL owners

Sharpton gives eulogy of Floyd.  Blog King, Mass Appeal HOUSTON, Texas — Reverend Al Sharpton lambasted President Donald Trump and the NFL on Tuesday while delivering his encomium at George Floyd’s funeral. The tear-jerking sepulture took place at Houston’s Fountain of Praise Church. Donning a black and white robe, the 65-year-old civil rights activist accused Trump of bombarding protesters with ...

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Iranian general is killed in U.S. airstrike, Kaepernick lambasted President Trump

Iranian general killed in attack. Blog King, Mass Appeal WASHINGTON — Without briefing Congress, President Donald Trump sort of went rogue when he ordered the emotive drone fusillade that extirpated Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. Now his country vows reprisal. Soleimani, who Trump called a “terrorist,” lost his life in a U.S. airstrike near Baghdad’s airport on Friday. His body was ...

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Jay-Z & the NFL form ‘alliance’ for social activism and league-wide entertainment

Jay-Z & NFL teaming up. Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — Rap mogul Jay-Z, a huge apologist for Colin Kaepernick, is teaming up with the NFL on social activism and event planning because, according to league officials, his Roc Nation agency will “strengthen [the] community through music and the NFL’s Inspire Change Initiative.” The alliance was announced Tuesday. The ...

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Millennial athletes spoiled and depressed? Jimmie Walker believes he has a solution

Jimmie Walker slams millennials. Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES, Cali — “Dy-no-mite!” Earlier this year, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said a large segment of his players have psychological issues and are “truly unhappy” despite earning millions of dollars. If you’re part of that coterie, “Good Times” actor Jimmie Walker has an austere communiqué for you: “Stop complaining!” During a ...

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Colin Kaepernick forms alliance with Nike, President Trump lambasted the move

Kaepernick gets Nike’s support. Blog King, Mass Appeal SAN FRANCISCO — The Helmet Rule. Concussions. National anthem protests. There’s so much going on with the NFL right now. But the league’s most poignant story stems from Nike’s shocking decision to feature former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick as the face of its “Just Do It” 30th anniversary campaign. In ...

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Rapper T.I. releases controversial music video on police brutality and oppression

T.I. drops poignant video about police. Mass Appeal Wire Reports ATLANTA — Count hip hop artist T.I. among those who have joined Colin Kaepernick’s highly-publicized attack on police brutality. Known to always speak his mind, the 35-year-old rapper released his new music video “Warzone” on Friday and he even hired a few Caucasian actors to reenact the controversial police-involved deaths ...

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