Native Americans

While researching my rankings of the most racist Native American–themed sports teams, I noticed a curious thing about my choice for the absolute worst, Major League Baseball’s Cleveland Indians: “Interestingly, mascot Chief Wahoo is not too prominently displayed on the team’s official website,” I wrote, before noting that the red-faced, big nosed, smiling caricature—

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Washington's football squad is hardly the only sports team with an offensive name and/or logo derived from Native American culture. How does your team compare?

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WASHINGTON--It's now official: So in vogue are attacks on President Obama that even his proclamation calling the nation to a day of Thanksgiving has become the focus of criticism. Presidential Thanksgiving messages are a routine bit of executive prose that  most attentive citizens happily ignore in this moment of national gratitude.

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Let The Games Begin!

Michael Lewis's 1996 New Hampshire diary.

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