Wednesday, August 23, 2017

ESPN pulls sportscaster with name of "Robert Lee" from a football game in Charlottesville


In a social travesty that sounds like giving in to vigilantism, ESPN has announced it has pulled a sportscaster named Robert Lee from broadcasting the first University of Virginia football game this year.  Matthew Haag has the New York Times story here
  
ESPN said “It is a shame that this is even a topic of conversation and we regret that who calls the play-by-play of a football game has become an issue.  

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