Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 9/21/13

Let’s think about this logically. You are a person that is upset that Michael Vick engaged in a dog fighting ring, that murdered animals, so the way you express your frustration is by threatening to kill someone’s family. Now you tell me who is worst person? Joe Bartolo told me this afternoon the signing was postponed after he claims death threats were made against him, his wife Jamie — the owners of JJ Cards N Toys — and their family for organizing Vick’s appearance in October at a local Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant. Those making the threats were upset the Bartolos would bring Vick to the area. Vick served 18 months in federal prison for running an illegal dogfighting ring. Bartolo told me thousands of threats were coming in from all the country. He even had to shut down the store’s Facebook page. This is getting ridiculous, you don’t have to like Mike Vick, but threatening to kill anyone’s family because he is signing some autographs, make your a sicker person than Vick ever was.

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