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Old 09-15-2009, 04:18 PM   #16
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Re: American Indians look to high court

Give it up already. The team is named after an American Indian that was the coach of the team. Isn't there a limit to how many times you can take someone to court? I can't see the supreme court accepting this case either way.

If not, Snyder already has Washington Warrior merchandise ready to go.
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Old 09-15-2009, 04:31 PM   #17
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don't they always bring us to court and always lose...come on it isn't offensive.
I have always felt they should feel honored.
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Old 09-15-2009, 04:42 PM   #18
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I have always felt they should feel honored.
maybe if we were playing like the steelers or patriots
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Old 09-15-2009, 04:52 PM   #19
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maybe if we were playing like the steelers or patriots
HAHA good point..Maybe they should sue us depending on how we do this year, if we win 8 or less games then sue us, if we win 9 or more then don't sue us cause we're making American Indians popular haha
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:21 PM   #20
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Right, and it's not like the Washington Redskins won't be allowed really to continue as the Redskins. Just that their trademark will be diluted, as I understand it
Maybe our new logo will be the Washington Redskin Potatoes?
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:24 PM   #21
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Maybe our new logo will be the Washington Redskin Potatoes?
Could we be the Washington Mashers, with the Redskin Potato as the logo?
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:32 PM   #22
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Will the Fighting Irish change theirs? Redskin's should keep logo ... What will be their new political correct name? The RedStorm.
I doubt it since I dont know of any Irish people protesting the name and logo.

I have no idea what the Skins new name & logo could be but I am willing to bet they have something in the files that would be ready to go.
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:36 PM   #23
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Give it up already. The team is named after an American Indian that was the coach of the team. Isn't there a limit to how many times you can take someone to court? I can't see the supreme court accepting this case either way.

If not, Snyder already has Washington Warrior merchandise ready to go.
The team is not named after an American Indian coach of the team. In fact Charlie Casserly was just on WP Live on CSN saying the organization never really knew where the name came from.
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:43 PM   #24
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Could we be the Washington Mashers, with the Redskin Potato as the logo?
Good stuff!
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:45 PM   #25
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Maybe we could take a page out of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and be the Washington Skins of Red of Virginia of Maryland
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:47 PM   #26
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Some Indian was at one of the first games against the Cowboys and as we kicked their a$$ he yeld out go Redskins and it caught on and before you knew it everyone was saying Hail to the Reskins. The rest is history.
Where do people come up with this stuff. Hail to the Redskins was written by GP Marshall's wife as a fight song because GP Marshall wanted Onward Christian Soldiers as the Skins fight song.
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Where do people come up with this stuff. Hail to the Redskins was written by GP Marshall's wife as a fight song because GP Marshall wanted Onward Christian Soldiers as the Skins fight song.
I'm pretty sure firstdown was just joking
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:54 PM   #28
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Washington Redskins – The Boston Braves entered the NFL in 1932. The following year, they would play their games at Fenway Park in Boston and take the Redskins name. It is rumored that this name change was partially meant as a tribute to their coach at the time, Lone Star Dietz, an American Indian.
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Not quite as solid as I hoped, but this is what I've always heard.
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Old 09-15-2009, 06:10 PM   #29
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Maybe we could take a page out of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and be the Washington Skins of Red of Virginia of Maryland
Now that's catchy!
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Is "Bullets" taken?
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