I am not a fan of the Washington Redskins or owner Daniel Snyder, but I have to applaud his resolve. For several years now, the Redskins franchise has been under attack by groups demanding that the club change the team name. It now appears that the politically correct police have come back for another round while assailing Snyder and forcing him to change the name of the team, he purchased and he owns. Read that back to me, HE PURCHASED and HE OWNS.
Politico.com this afternoon, reported that three former higher-ups with the FCC suggest that the use of the word Redskins could be considered a violation of the indecency law and that networks could be fined for using the name. Seriously.
The article on Politico.com copies a portion of the letter that was sent to Mr. Snyder, copied below-
“It is impermissible under law that the FCC would condone, or that broadcasters would use, obscene pornographic language on live television,” they write. “This medium uses government owned airwaves in e...