Julia Ioffe, a reporter for the New Republic, has been awarded an iPad mini after winning a subscription sales contest, according to Forbes.
The Joker: I wanted to see what you’d do. And you didn’t disappoint.
If you’ve been paying any attention to the PC left, you’ve seen that there has been a burgeoning movement to unilaterally rename The Washington Redskins “The Washington Football team” or “The Football Team that Plays in Washington” or some such. Venerable news outlets dedicated to sports like Slate and Salon and The New Republic and DCist have all jumped on the bandwagon. Dan Snyder quavers at the combined might of those organizations, I’m sure.
Rick Reilly decided to have a bit of fun with this and point out to the (almost uniformly) white liberals who operate the above outlets that, well, actual Indians don’t have a problem with the name. A taste of Reilly’s column: