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Trump says he won't watch NFL, U.S. soccer if players kneel during anthem


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That's OK, pretty sure they won't miss his patronage.

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I’m sure nobody will care.

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Who cares. Go walk down another ramp.

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As an individual that’s his right. Americans should be concerned that their president is unwilling to face or even listen to the issues that their fellow Americans have. Absolutely time for a new president.

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I think it’s OK to watch them. Just don’t buy their merchandise or support their sponsors.

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Great! More twitter time. Or more time to complain about the Clinton News Network (CNN). This should be good. He can help Make American Great Again (more than before)

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No one cares what trump will do or not do. Not even Kim Jong and family.

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Politics aside, how many people have actually watched an entire NWSL match?

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Who cares? No one will miss him. We know he'll sure watch to check, and then we know he'll hate watch every single station, including FOX now, reporting on what a baby he is.

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The U.S. Soccer Federation last week said it had dropped its requirement that players stand during the anthem, saying the policy was wrong and detracted from the Black Lives Matter movement.

Maybe emptier stadiums will help them to remember they don't live in

The United States of Black Lives Matter.

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Oh noes!

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Maybe emptier stadiums will help them to remember they don't live in

The United States of Black Lives Matter.

The far right aren't the only ones who attend games. Who knows, the stadiums may be even fuller. We shall see, but I am willing to bet things won't be that bad. Most revenues come from TV contracts anyway.

"I won't be watching much anymore,

Guess what, Scarlett? Only your far right fan boys really give a damn. The majority of NFL players wish you would go away completely.

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Trump will run out of sports

Pretty sure the sports coming back - if it's not the players who'd do it, it'd be the fans

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