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Megan Rapinoe Is No Leader

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Posted By: Imright, 7/12/2019 9:31:41 AM

Megan Rapinoe, the captain of the World Cup-winning U.S. women’s soccer team, has become the latest ideological thorn lodged underneath the collective skin of conservatives. But Rapinoe kneeling during the national anthem or saying that isn't “going to the f***ing White House” seems downright inoffensive compared to her behavior over the course of the past few days. Appearing on multiple news outlets, Megan Rapinoe appeared self-centered and divisive. She criticized President Donald Trump, as expected. She made accusations of homophobia, as expected. And an adoring Rachel Maddow called for Rapinoe to run for president, as expected.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: kathleentexas 7/12/2019 9:47:09 AM (No. 121419)
The vision of her kneeling for the national anthem is one I will not forget. She is the reason I had zero interest in watching the team. If someone gave me her team shirt I would give it to a homeless person.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 7/12/2019 10:03:40 AM (No. 121439)
Megan you might stick with soccer and get yourself out of the news cycle.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: earlybird 7/12/2019 10:05:56 AM (No. 121443)
From what I have seen of her, she is an attention-seeking egomaniac, for whom the other team members are simply supporting cast. (They did just fine when the had to play the UK without her and beat them anyway.) The sad thing is that the other team members seem to think that it is fine that she grabs all the attention. Rather like the dutiful wives that these feminazis abhor...
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Lonestar Jack 7/12/2019 10:16:45 AM (No. 121459)
Her true colors show when she raises her arms in a plea for personal adoration -- beseeching the heavens while wearing the uniform of the country she despises. Phony to the core as she willingly accepts the cheers aimed at the American team. The cheers are for the team and not her. Kinda like Bernie trading in his Socialistic platform and credentials for the Democratic label just to get elected. Phony and sneaky to the core. Two undeserving minority peas in a pod who won't run under their own banner.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 7/12/2019 10:23:44 AM (No. 121466)
She is a leader, but unfortunately she's leading her team over the cliff. Many people don't really like "in your face" leftist celebrities who can't keep their mouths shut.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: zzzghy 7/12/2019 10:28:14 AM (No. 121474)
It's not like we haven't been around this track before. Nasty, man-looking, USA-hating, publicity-slurping, phony-baloney pug... I can think of half a dozen and most of them are long-gone, basically. This too shall pass.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: RenoVet68 7/12/2019 10:40:22 AM (No. 121487)
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Avikingman 7/12/2019 10:40:40 AM (No. 121488)
It's all about me me me me me me me, ad nauseam. An an old trope says, there is no I in Team.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: DVC 7/12/2019 10:49:27 AM (No. 121502)
Just another of the Flying Monkeys, scary evil little creatures.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: hammondb3 7/12/2019 10:50:25 AM (No. 121503)
Rapinoe is as repulsive as anyone I can think of in recent memory. I would snuggle with Kathy Griffin before I would get in the same ROOM with Rapinoe. She makes the average Waffle House waitress look like Paulina Porizkova in her prime. She is good only for making my investment in eleven foot poles look better and better.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Dignitary Protection 7/12/2019 11:00:41 AM (No. 121517)
#10 - Snuggling with Kathy Griffin, now that's funny!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 7/12/2019 11:01:05 AM (No. 121519)
Lying bull dyke hates America, but encourages everyone to buy more women's soccer tickets, jerseys, other other words, CAPITALISM. And so she contradicts herself. Stupid is as stupid does.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: padiva 7/12/2019 11:16:29 AM (No. 121545)
She will lose millions in commercial endorsements. She won't draw consumers to a product or service. I intentionally don't buy Nike. I don't need anything from Starbucks.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: planetgeo 7/12/2019 11:30:24 AM (No. 121561)
Drama queer...(not a misspelling)
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Reply 15 - Posted by: ginadee 7/12/2019 11:44:10 AM (No. 121574)
Those that trash America but enbrace the riches realized from it make me ill.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Heraclitus 7/12/2019 11:50:44 AM (No. 121585)
As I've noted before, The White House is The People's House. She, a crude and ignorant person. Just plays good women's soccer (I guess, don't really care).
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Reply 17 - Posted by: voxpopuli 7/12/2019 11:53:18 AM (No. 121590)
FTA "..the latest ideological thorn lodged underneath the collective skin of conservatives" disagree.. this is ANOTHER disaster for Pelosi et al
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Reply 18 - Posted by: M2 7/12/2019 11:55:55 AM (No. 121594)
Give an angry woman some face time and she will go nuts believing she deserves the attention. It's part and parcel of the entitled generation. They never had to pass tests, never had to be accountable, never were told to sit down and shut up, never told that their explanations and comments were vapid, never heard the word "NO" from anyone. How should they be expected to behave when no behavioral guardrails were ever set?
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Daisymay 7/12/2019 12:20:12 PM (No. 121630)
I think the numbers speak for themselves! The number of viewers watching World Cup Soccer was WAY down. I think Americans, Soccer fans or not, will not watch anyone who cannot support our country, especially when they are wearing US shirts and are in a foreign country! The whole thing was a turn off! Megan, to begin was a very poor spokesperson for the US Team. Are we really to believe not one woman on that team wanted to go to the White House? I doubt that! But Megan, being the Bully she is, did not allow anyone else to speak! SHE called the shots! So now, SHE can be the one to blame for the Poor numbers of US viewers! I would bet sales of World Cup Gear will also be way down. I certainly wouldn't buy a Shirt if I had young daughters. No Way would I want my daughters to see Megan as a Role Model! She is disgusting!
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Reply 20 - Posted by: hershey 7/12/2019 1:00:16 PM (No. 121683)
Rapinoe and Maddow...two LOSERS.....
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Smart11344 7/12/2019 1:03:29 PM (No. 121685)
I'll bet this "woman" is a real joy to be around. To me soccer suck and women's soccer is worse unless you just want to see bouncing breasts for entertainment. How many women who play soccer are lesbians?
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Wary American 7/12/2019 3:14:33 PM (No. 121787)
The title is an amazing grasp of the obvious. IT is a HE/SHE that played soccer for a 'girls' team. 'Mark' Rapinoe is a soccer-playing mirror image of 'MICHAEL' OBAMA.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Daisy Mae 7/12/2019 4:44:58 PM (No. 121826)
Run for President? I believe she said it all she "isn't going to the F***king white house" EVER.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: MickTurn 7/12/2019 6:28:25 PM (No. 121871)
Talk about burning your bridges...all the work she put in to being on the US Team burned at the stake of PC! What a MAROON!
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Reply 25 - Posted by: watashiyo 7/12/2019 9:46:18 PM (No. 121982)
She resembles the guy I saw at Inchon International Airport toilet, scrubbing men's urinal.
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