Laura Ingraham on NFL players kneeling during national anthem: "A lot of these guys are punks"
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From the September 25 edition of Courtside Entertainment Group's The Laura Ingraham Show:
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LAURA INGRAHAM (HOST): Part of me is like, a lot of these guys are punks. I mean, that's part of me, like, that's the old-fashioned Connecticut Yankee in me. It's like, you've got to be kidding me, you guys are like -- you guys are the elite of the elite. You make millions of dollars to play a game, you're like -- can't stand for the National Anthem? You've got to be kidding me. Like, that's part of me. The other part of me is, don't elevate silliness or disrespect by further demonizing it. It's almost like you give your adversaries more power by elevating them, I think, in a way, as Donald Trump did on Friday. Suddenly they have a bigger platform now.