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Ray Halbritter, a senior leader of the Oneida Indian Nation in New York state, speaks at a symposium in Washington, DC October 7, 2013 in favor of changing the name of the US capital's beloved American football team, the Redskins. (credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Fail To The Redskins

When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.

10/18/2013

File photo of men dressed as pirates. (Photo by BERTHOLD STADLER/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Commissioner Denounces ‘Talk Like A Pirate’ Day Declaration

When mayor Pam Triolo publicly offered a declaration about the city’s celebration of Talk Like a Pirate Day during a commission meeting, she and other officials thought their actions would be met with amusement by city residents. One former city commissioner wasn’t laughing, however.

CBS Tampa–09/23/2012

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