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Wed Jul 10, 2019, 10:47 AM

"Patriot" rapinoe shows her true colors...




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Reply "Patriot" rapinoe shows her true colors... (Original post)
Nostrings Jul 2019 OP
bfox74 Jul 2019 #1
southernwriter Jul 2019 #14
D26-15 Jul 2019 #17
Horsefeathers Jul 2019 #30
Nostrings Jul 2019 #32
Salaam Jul 2019 #33
rahtruelies Jul 2019 #60
bfox74 Jul 2019 #62
CornFed Jul 2019 #22
Salaam Jul 2019 #34
CornFed Jul 2019 #40
700WinMag Jul 2019 #41
Grumpy Pickle Jul 2019 #58
Salaam Jul 2019 #82
bfox74 Jul 2019 #83
Salaam Jul 2019 #94
bfox74 Jul 2019 #95
Salaam Jul 2019 #96
Grebbid Jul 2019 #2
Salaam Jul 2019 #35
Grebbid Jul 2019 #39
rahtruelies Jul 2019 #61
Gunslinger201 Jul 2019 #3
Steelydamned Jul 2019 #4
Nostrings Jul 2019 #6
700WinMag Jul 2019 #43
Steelydamned Jul 2019 #49
700WinMag Jul 2019 #54
Steelydamned Jul 2019 #55
Carlos W Bush Jul 2019 #46
Banshee 3 Actual Jul 2019 #5
Horsefeathers Jul 2019 #9
Fred Sanford Jul 2019 #7
Salaam Jul 2019 #36
CornFed Jul 2019 #42
Horsefeathers Jul 2019 #8
Carlos W Bush Jul 2019 #10
Steelydamned Jul 2019 #11
Fred Sanford Jul 2019 #12
Steelydamned Jul 2019 #18
Fred Sanford Jul 2019 #20
Crazy in SoFla Jul 2019 #13
DP46 Jul 2019 #50
Independent.mind Jul 2019 #15
Grebbid Jul 2019 #16
rh24 Jul 2019 #26
Grebbid Jul 2019 #31
orson Jul 2019 #19
Carlos W Bush Jul 2019 #21
orson Jul 2019 #24
CornFed Jul 2019 #28
orson Jul 2019 #29
700WinMag Jul 2019 #44
Horsefeathers Jul 2019 #48
700WinMag Jul 2019 #52
PrescientWon. Jul 2019 #23
rh24 Jul 2019 #25
msv Jul 2019 #27
TheShoe Jul 2019 #37
Nostrings Jul 2019 #38
Tovera Jul 2019 #45
Real-life karma Jul 2019 #47
Tovera Jul 2019 #51
700WinMag Jul 2019 #56
Real-life karma Jul 2019 #59
700WinMag Jul 2019 #79
Nostrings Jul 2019 #53
Tovera Jul 2019 #64
Nostrings Jul 2019 #69
Tovera Jul 2019 #74
Nostrings Jul 2019 #75
D26-15 Jul 2019 #57
GoodKraic Jul 2019 #63
Tovera Jul 2019 #65
D26-15 Jul 2019 #66
Tovera Jul 2019 #72
D26-15 Jul 2019 #73
GoodKraic Jul 2019 #67
Ruby Jul 2019 #68
Nostrings Jul 2019 #70
Ruby Jul 2019 #76
Nostrings Jul 2019 #77
Ruby Jul 2019 #78
Nostrings Jul 2019 #81
Ruby Jul 2019 #85
Nostrings Jul 2019 #86
Ruby Jul 2019 #87
Nostrings Jul 2019 #88
Ruby Jul 2019 #89
KittyCatIdiots Jul 2019 #90
Nostrings Jul 2019 #91
Ruby Jul 2019 #92
Nostrings Jul 2019 #93
Hey Mikey Jul 2019 #71
Lowrider1984 Jul 2019 #80
shogun Jul 2019 #84

Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 10:50 AM

1. America hating cunt

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Response to bfox74 (Reply #1)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:49 AM

14. Calling women names, always a great conversion tactic.

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Response to southernwriter (Reply #14)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:10 PM

17. Is that why you alerted?

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Response to D26-15 (Reply #17)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:00 PM

30. Yes*

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Response to southernwriter (Reply #14)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:10 PM

32. 'Caribou barbie' wants to know why.

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Response to southernwriter (Reply #14)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:14 PM

33. AND WHAT DOES IT SAY ABOUT THE POSTER?

We both know.

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Response to southernwriter (Reply #14)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:55 PM

60. npc alert

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Response to southernwriter (Reply #14)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:59 PM

62. Accuracy matters

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Response to bfox74 (Reply #1)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:16 PM

22. Someone didn't like your accurate description of that ungrateful douchenozzle

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Response to CornFed (Reply #22)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:15 PM

34. Im really impressed with your response.

Hate free speech do you?

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Response to Salaam (Reply #34)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:39 PM

40. Only when grey bearded hippies stand on street corners holding signs that say "DON'T BLAME MUSLIMS"

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Response to Salaam (Reply #34)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:42 PM

41. Says the guy...

That just criticized someones speech...

Hypocrite much?

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Response to bfox74 (Reply #1)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:49 PM

58. Yes she is.

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Response to bfox74 (Reply #1)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 11:20 AM

82. hate women much bf?

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Response to Salaam (Reply #82)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 11:53 AM

83. Hate America much, slambam?

Just remember, it's lefty who said it was OK to call women cunts. Own it.

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Response to bfox74 (Reply #83)

Fri Jul 12, 2019, 11:08 AM

94. poor bf.

Why do you hate women so much?

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Response to Salaam (Reply #94)

Fri Jul 12, 2019, 11:38 AM

95. So calling a woman a name that lefty uses is hating women?

I guess then I can ask you the same question. Why do you hate women so much?

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Response to bfox74 (Reply #95)

Fri Jul 12, 2019, 01:26 PM

96. so you refuse to answer?

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 10:52 AM

2. Enjoy your 15min trashy shitbag.

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Response to Grebbid (Reply #2)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:21 PM

35. why do you hate free speech?

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Response to Salaam (Reply #35)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:37 PM

39. Why do you love non sequiturs?

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Response to Salaam (Reply #35)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:56 PM

61. npc alert

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 10:52 AM

3. She was chosen to represent America

Somebody should be fired

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 10:52 AM

4. What is she....

...protesting exactly? I haven't really followed this

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Response to Steelydamned (Reply #4)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:00 AM

6. It could be America, it could be the female NYPD officer singing the anthem...

I suspect that the list, with that one, is rather long.

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Response to Steelydamned (Reply #4)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:45 PM

43. She apparently thinks...

"America is an oppressive country".

Her words.

Apparently she doesn't understand what "oppressive" actually is. I mean being a millionaire is kinda oppressive and all but I guess its oppressive compared to being a billionaire?

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Response to 700WinMag (Reply #43)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:18 PM

49. Wow.....

....one would think if those are truly her thought processes, why play for a country that represents "oppression" in the first place?

I bet she won't consider all the fame, TV spots and endorsement deals "Oppressive."

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Response to Steelydamned (Reply #49)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:22 PM

54. Well...

Her net worth is only 2 million.

I mean, how is a girl supposed to live on that?

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Response to 700WinMag (Reply #54)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:25 PM

55. Damn....

....yeah, that's rough man. Not sure how she'll be able to move on after this.

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Response to Steelydamned (Reply #4)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:13 PM

46. She thinks America sucks.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 10:57 AM

5. Who is the guy doing the same as her on the other end

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Response to Banshee 3 Actual (Reply #5)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:19 AM

9. The blonde be- itch two rows

behind the bull dyke is doing the same thing too.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:03 AM

7. "America is a racist and bigoted shithole. Oh, and buy my jersey!" --Rapeenhoe

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Response to Fred Sanford (Reply #7)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:22 PM

36. why do you hate free speech freddie?

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Response to Salaam (Reply #36)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:44 PM

42. who is "free speach freddie" ?

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:16 AM

8. Eff him*

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:20 AM

10. She wipes her ass with the American flag.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:24 AM

11. This 'controversy'......

...and I mean the whole thing though, I'm still not sure who started what but, in any case, this is probably the best thing that's ever happened to the Rapinoe chick. She's famous now and without all this publicity, it's likely her name would not be as widely known. And as Anti-Trump will no doubt translate into big bucks for her, she's set now.

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Response to Steelydamned (Reply #11)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:32 AM

12. Dunno. A lot of those high-drama types go all Jussie Smollett when things dry up.

She can't play forever, and she's hard up against The Wall all women hit.

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Response to Fred Sanford (Reply #12)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:12 PM

18. Perhaps but....

...if none of this had shaken out like it did, I'd be willing to bet no one would be discussing her today. As it stands now, I'm sure there are thousands of people buying her jersey who had no real interest in soccer, based solely on the Trump comments whereas if she had never uttered them...crickets.

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Response to Steelydamned (Reply #18)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:14 PM

20. Agreed.*

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Response to Steelydamned (Reply #11)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:45 AM

13. She'll only be important as long as we keep talking about her...

After that, she's history.
Great soccer player, though. I'm a fan.

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Response to Steelydamned (Reply #11)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:19 PM

50. I'm gonna guess a Nike endorsement contract in her future

Kaepernick set the "standard" for hating on everything to do with the country that gave them the chance to be famous and get rich.

Purple Hair is just following the pattern. We'll see; "What's her name" branded Nike soccer shoes pretty soon and ads with her giving the White House the finger.

Then she'll endorse Kamala or Mayor Butt Plug.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 11:57 AM

15. She really needs to learn to be more humble and appreciative of the support

she and her team-mates receive.

Protesting is fine but this was not the time or place for it in my opinion.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:07 PM

16. Saw she threw down an F bomb... for the kids I guess

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Response to Grebbid (Reply #16)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:22 PM

26. She said m'fucker. What an edgy little guy.

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Response to rh24 (Reply #26)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:02 PM

31. She reminds me of Max Headroom

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:14 PM

19. I don't get it

How is she protesting? She's standing there at attention. What's the problem? Or is this just the usual right wing bullshit?

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Response to orson (Reply #19)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:15 PM

21. The broad literally urinates on the flag.

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Response to Carlos W Bush (Reply #21)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:18 PM

24. You have a link for that?

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Response to CornFed (Reply #28)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:59 PM

29. Cute

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Response to orson (Reply #19)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:51 PM

44. Well gee...

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Response to 700WinMag (Reply #44)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:16 PM

48. It's the usual left wing dumbassery*

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Response to Horsefeathers (Reply #48)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:21 PM

52. I know...

Sometimes though you just can't overstate the obvious.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:18 PM

23. Pos

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:21 PM

25. What a smarmy ugly little guy.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 12:56 PM

27. Big shocker. I saw her nearly walk on the flag

after they won and a teammate dropped the flag on the ground, she was about to walk right over it when someone wisely snatched it up. Fuck her and the entire team.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:29 PM

37. You may disagree with her actions.

But they are insignificant compared to what trump is doing to our country.

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Response to TheShoe (Reply #37)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:32 PM

38. Indeed. Her actions are insignificant. Trump is doing great things, OTOH.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 01:57 PM

45. OH NOES!! She didn't perform the ritual!

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Response to Tovera (Reply #45)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:14 PM

47. That's not even righty's issue with her.

She said bad things about Trump.

Oh for fend.

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Response to Real-life karma (Reply #47)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:20 PM

51. Good point.

Didn't perform the ritual AND dissed President Manbaby...oh, the horror!

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Response to Real-life karma (Reply #47)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:29 PM

56. Yeah...

Except thats not true.

Your effort is noted though. Would you like a participation trophy?

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Response to 700WinMag (Reply #56)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:50 PM

59. How's that not true?

Righty went from not knowing who the fuck she is or giving a rat's ass about soccer, much less women's soccer, to a full on hate-fest within minutes of Rapinoe saying "I'm not going to the fucking White House."

Deny and condescend all you want. Righty's motivation in regards to their Rapinoe hate remains transparent.

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Response to Real-life karma (Reply #59)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 07:55 AM

79. Again...

She has said and done A LOT of stupid shit recently including calling America an oppressive country "except for maybe a few people".

Refusing to stand for the National Anthem then not putting her hand over her heart.

So yes, you are 100% wrong that this is just about Trump.

And for the record I am a "righty", I knew who she was long ago and I give a "rat's ass" about football (soccer).

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Response to Tovera (Reply #45)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:22 PM

53. Why would anyone expect that she represent America instead of her personal politics...

Playing for a team which represents America and not her personal politics?

Right?



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Response to Nostrings (Reply #53)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 05:06 PM

64. I have zero issues with how she represents America.

And yes, I'd feel the same way if she were dissing a liberal president. Mind you, I don't particularly CARE what a sports or entertainment figure has to say about politics, but it never bothers me when I don't agree with them. I care, in the case of national teams, how they represent us on the field.

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Response to Tovera (Reply #64)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 07:40 PM

69. Dissing the pledge isn't dissing the President, its dissing the nation.

"I care, in the case of national teams, how they represent us on the field."

So off the field they're entitled to hate on the country they represent, at team functions?

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Response to Nostrings (Reply #69)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 08:02 PM

74. The pledge?

If you're referring to her not putting her hand over her heart during the national anthem, then we disagree on whether that constitutes dissing the nation. I'd argue that it's expressing a concern with something she sees _wrong_ with the nation, and using her public visibility to call attention to (and eventually correct) that wrong. People don't try to improve a country they "hate."

I do understand how people can disagree on this point, though.

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Response to Tovera (Reply #74)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 08:20 PM

75. She isn't there to express subjective concern, shes there to represent America.

I could care less what she does on her own time, just like the nfl players, but when you're at a team function your job is to represent America if you play on a team that represents America, not to push your personal politics.

That is just plain common sense.

She is a soccer player for team America, not an activist for team 'her vision of America', when shes at a team activity.


"People don't try to improve a country they "hate.""

I've seen no evidence that anything shes for would do anything but make the nation worse, so that really isn't a point.

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Response to Tovera (Reply #45)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 02:38 PM

57. But se DID dye her hair purple.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 03:09 PM

63. She's just angling for a hefty Nike contract.

God bless capitalism!

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Response to GoodKraic (Reply #63)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 05:10 PM

65. She's already a Nike endorser...

...but after this conspicuous success, you can bet her agent will be negotiating for a raise!

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Response to Tovera (Reply #65)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 05:30 PM

66. So, screw America, I'm here for the money.

America allowed her to be there... true colors shining thru.

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Response to D26-15 (Reply #66)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 07:57 PM

72. The USSF and coach Jill Ellis "allowed her to be there."

Moreover, I'd argue vociferously against any assertion that Rapinoe thinks "screw America." People who despise a country aren't concerned with trying to make it _better_ (in her estimation). Rapinoe's (actual) quotes indicate such a concern. Activists seldom act out of hatred for the nation in which they see injustice...rather the opposite, I'd argue.

As for being in it for the money, well...she's a professional athlete. That's kinda what they DO...

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Response to Tovera (Reply #72)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 08:00 PM

73. Whose team is she on?

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Response to Tovera (Reply #65)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 05:53 PM

67. Exactly right.

Seems to me Nike has found they can make more money by being anti-American

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 06:04 PM

68. Ivanka did that at the state dinner last month.

Must be all about *intent*. Not many seemed to care about Ivankas “representation” of the US.

Link with video: 9 minute mark.

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/ivanka-trump-criticized-for-not-putting-her-hand-over-her-heart-during-national-anthem-at-state-banquet-005658490.html

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Response to Ruby (Reply #68)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 07:44 PM

70. Does she play a position on a sports team which is supposed to represent the nation, Ruby?

Did she do it right after her team which is supposed to represent the nation won THE big match, at a team function where she was supposed to represent the nation?

I trust that you're detecting a trend here, Ruby, and that you can see that you're comparing apples and oranges.

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Response to Nostrings (Reply #70)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 08:58 PM

76. Not a sports team... but Id posit that as the daughter of a sitting president...

and a member of his administration, she bears more responsibility for representing the country (at an official state dinner with the royals no less) than some chick in a parade.

Apples and oranges. On that we can agree.

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Response to Ruby (Reply #76)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 09:32 PM

77. I'd posit...

"she bears more responsibility for representing the country (at an official state dinner with the royals no less) than some chick in a parade"

I'd posit that rapinoe is more than just "some chick in a parade". She plays for team USA. Not team leftist. She represents team USA, not team leftist.

She is a soccer player for team USA. It is her job to wear a uniform and publicly represent the USA as a member of a team which represents the USA, not to stand on the shoulders of her team and make it her own personal political soap box.

The presidents daughter, on the other hand, does not play for a team which represents the usa. Furthermore, shes an advisor to the President, and part of her job description, unlike rapinoe, IS politics.


I'd also posit that what rapinoe did was deliberate and purposeful, as opposed to the other example, the intent of which we don't seem to know yet, which was mostly a simple failure in protocol.

You're making it about the who, and arguing past the what.

So, is what is almost certainly a failure in protocol comparable to a deliberate and purposeful act by someone that can't stay in their lane?

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Response to Nostrings (Reply #77)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 07:23 AM

78. Rapinoe does play for team USA.

Her job is to win soccer games. She did that. Does only “team leftist” support free speech in this country?

The Presidents daughter, at the state dinner, is there for the sole purpose of representing the country. “You had one job” if you will. And yes that job *is* politics. That’s my point.

A “failure in protocol” is forgetting to curtsy for the Queen. Forgetting (or being ignorant of) the actions one is to to take during the anthem is something else.

There is no more prominent “team USA” than the president, his family and his administration. I see no reason why a soccer team is held to higher standards than they are.

Rapinoe has every right to behave the way she did. She’s an American after all.

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Response to Ruby (Reply #78)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 10:54 AM

81. I suspected you'd go with the free speech argument.

When it's on HER time, I have no problem with her speech.

But at a parade honoring an American team winning it all, that's not HER time, that's the teams time, America's time. It's like the difference between picketing on your own time, or someone else's time.

"I see no reason why a soccer team is held to higher standards than they are."

That's because you still think that the situations are comparable enough for one standard to apply. They aren't.

"Rapinoe has every right to behave the way she did. She’s an American after all."

Being American doesn't excuse when one engages in speech on someone else's time, Ruby.

Also, you're again glossing over the fact that one was quite likely an accident versus the other being deliberate, which leaves you arguing that the accident was both comparable to and worse than the deliberate behavior like you now are, and makes it look as if you've taken leave of your senses.

You know better than that, Ruby. If you can prove that the actions taken by the Presidents daughter were deliberate and purposeful, i'd be happy to treat them by the same standard as the actions of Rapinoe which were deliberate and purposeful.

Can you?

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Response to Nostrings (Reply #81)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 04:45 PM

85. Rapinoe is no different than that football player, imho.

How she behaves while in their employ is between her and them. I’m not paying her, they are. I don’t care what she does.

Ivanka on the other hand is literally receiving taxpayer money to represent the people of the United States.

That’s what it boils down to for me.

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Response to Ruby (Reply #85)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 05:06 PM

86. What football player? Or do you mean the former football player?

"How she behaves while in their employ is between her and them."

Then she and they shouldn't claim to represent America.


"Ivanka on the other hand is literally receiving taxpayer money to represent the people of the United States."

No, Ruby. She is receiving tax payer dollars to ADVISE the person we elected to represent us.

Gigantic difference.


So deliberate conduct of the sort rapinoe engaged in is A-ok in your book, even though her job is to VISIBLY represent the USA and not her own politics...While a presumably non-deliberate breach of protocol by someone whos job is to advise, is grounds to take offense?

Have you any idea how wack that is, Ruby?

I get it, you don't like the current admin.

That isn't grounds to buy into leftist spin originating in the place you left because they were crazy.



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Response to Nostrings (Reply #86)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 05:17 PM

87. Colin whateverhisnamewas.



Seems this is our sticking point:

“... her job is to VISIBLY represent the USA and not her own politics...”

Is it? It’s not like she’s the only one in the photo not heart-handing.

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Response to Ruby (Reply #87)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 06:38 PM

88. "Is it? Its not like shes the only one in the photo not heart-handing."

Did I just hear you exercise logic that said that because multiple people were doing it, that changes what lane they're supposed to be in as players who are there to represent America, not her pet issues or politics?

You get that this is a team thats supposed to represent the ENTIRE nation, not just the left coast, right?

You get that the choice to not put ones hand on ones heart for the pledge in protest, is LITERALLY putting ones personal politics before their allegiance to the nation, right?

How is it that you can see those two things as compatible?



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Response to Nostrings (Reply #88)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 08:01 PM

89. Im not comprehending this *lane theyre supposed to stay in as players* stuff.

Patriotic displays are obviously not a requirement for being on the team. You might thing they should be but that doesn’t change the situation such as it is.

They’re job is to play a game on behalf of the USA and win. Mission accomplished (as W would say). If she threw the game and started shouting “death to America” I could understand such a strong reaction to what she did. But simply not putting her hand on her heart during the national anthem doesn’t warrant this strong a reaction, imho.

I’m starting to feel like I’m missing the reason this woman is being singled out.

No hand on heart = no allegiance? FWIW... I was taught: stand for the anthem, hand on heart for the pledge.

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Response to Ruby (Reply #89)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 08:34 PM

91. Did you comprehend a lane the President was supposed to stay in for independence day?

Were you asleep while everyone cheering rapinoes antics were accusing the President of politicising a national holiday that belongs to everyone to the exact same degree as the USA teams win does?

If you're missing the reason to why she's being singled out, you haven't been paying proper attention.

People are getting damn sick and tired of one set of rules for the left, and one for everyone else, Ruby.

And *I* am one of them.

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Response to Nostrings (Reply #91)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 10:34 PM

92. Are you putting the President in the same classification as sone soccer player?

And no. I haven’t heard anything about her criticism of Trumps July 4th brouhaha.

I haven’t been paying attention to some meaningless soccer chicks gestures because I’m busy trying to keep the business we bought last August alive.

I don’t have the luxury of making politics my number one priority anymore. Not that I ever really did.

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Response to Ruby (Reply #92)

Fri Jul 12, 2019, 02:05 AM

93. When it comes to being held to standards regarding events which belong to America, I am.

You misunderstand, Ruby.

It's not her criticism of his 4th of July that's at issue, it's everyone else's 'omfg he is politicising something that belongs to all Americans' one day, and praising Rapinoe for doing the same thing with a victory that equally belongs to all Americans just days later.

THAT is what I mean by 1 set of rules for the left, and another for everyone else.

He didn't even politicise the 4th...his speech was completely non-partisan...yet for days beforehand and even afterwards, "that belongs to all Americans and politicising it is bad" was the message, even here from the usual suspects.

Then rapinoe comes along and politicises something which equally belongs to all Americans and the same bunch is agog, and starstruck, "tell us more Megan, you're such a hero".

This two sets of rules shit gets old.

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Wed Jul 10, 2019, 07:46 PM

71. Just another ugly lesbian

n/t

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 10:06 AM

80. She should enjoy the attention for as long as it lasts.

In a couple of weeks, no one will remember her name.
Well, maybe little, pre-teen girls, who still play soccer.

Oh, I did hear that Rosie O'Donnell simply GUSHED over the bony, little, lesbian bitch.
Maybe Rosie is ready for a new "wife"!

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Response to Nostrings (Original post)

Thu Jul 11, 2019, 11:56 AM

84. Such a brave woman

Doing what the major news networks want her to do as well as most A-list celebrities in the entertainment industry. Her courage is breathtaking.

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