Laura Ingraham: "Bratty players" in the NFL are using racial issues to "disrespect the country"
Ingraham: They're "using the excuse of Black Lives Matter or some other issue that they probably haven't even read up on"
Video ››› ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF
From the June 5 edition of Courtside Entertainment Group's The Laura Ingraham Show:
Loading the player reg...
LAURA INGRAHAM (HOST): Canceling the Philadelphia Eagles visit, well, what it does -- on the positive side is it does remind everybody that there is a contingent of people who are caught up in the celebutainment sports world who really don't share a lot in common with the average American, even if they came from modest means.
It's not about bowing down to the president. He doesn't want you to disrespect the country, the flag, the anthem, which is what these bratty players are doing, using the excuse of Black Lives Matter or some other issue that they probably haven't even read up on. They just repeat whatever Colin Kaepernick says on any given day. And they think they're a member of a cool club by doing this. It's ridiculous.