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'Garbage move': Team takes heat
for having Sean Spicer throw out
first pitch on pride night

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Posted By: Ribicon, 7/21/2019 10:49:07 AM

Pawtucket, R.I.—A decision to have President Trump’s former communications director Sean Spicer throw out the first pitch at a Rhode Island minor league baseball game on “Pride Night at the Ballpark” is getting pushback. Some fans said on Twitter they felt Spicer’s appearance Friday night at the Pawtucket Red Sox game was an insult to the LGBTQ community, given Trump’s policies. The decision was called “tone-deaf” and “a garbage move,” with some asking why someone from the LGBTQ community wasn’t chosen. A Rhode Island native, Spicer was joined by wounded veteran Carlos Lopes, who Spicer presented an all-terrain wheelchair


Celebrate Gay Pride or be ostracized from Fundamentally Trans-Formed America. Meanwhile, unless we use our reproductive and excretory organs in ways they approve, we have to sit in the back of the bus, wearing hair shirts in atonement for our sins. Remember when they used to deride so-called litmus tests for ideological purity?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 7/21/2019 10:57:10 AM (No. 129817)
These people sure are a sensitive lot of snowflakes.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: TLCary 7/21/2019 10:57:12 AM (No. 129818)
"given Trump’s policies" Let's see them name one. Let's see them find one thing he has said or done. They pretend he us this hate-filled, monstrous enemy to all these groups and then report on the reporting as though it's true.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: hershey 7/21/2019 11:00:55 AM (No. 129822)
Everything is an insult to the LGBTQXYZAMFMWHATEVER is so sad that 7% of the population is driving the social what you want in your home, but stop trying to make everyone else think it is normal and moral....enough is enough...
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Reply 4 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 7/21/2019 11:02:31 AM (No. 129827)
"Seap Spicer makths me THO MAD!"
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Reply 5 - Posted by: HerbVA 7/21/2019 11:04:42 AM (No. 129830)
Why do the poofters even care about baseball, except for the size of the bats?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: mc squared 7/21/2019 11:57:16 AM (No. 129890)
Mooslims better step up their game if they don't want to be out-outraged by gays, trannies and other permutations. Let me know if they find common ground without being thrown off the roof onto it.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: JrSample 7/21/2019 12:01:50 PM (No. 129894)
Maybe the rest of us are getting tired of corporations and government pandering to less than 2% of the population that wants to use every opportunity available to publicly express their "pride" in misusing their lower digestive tract as a sex organ.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: LooseCannon 7/21/2019 12:33:10 PM (No. 129914)
Trump is the best thing that has happened to the LBGTQ community in a long time, perhaps ever. Many in that community know it, too, and are strong supporters of Trump.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: jacksin5 7/21/2019 12:36:26 PM (No. 129916)
Expect Red Sox ownership to release an apology soon. They also own the Boston Globe.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Fitzroy 7/21/2019 12:56:27 PM (No. 129938)
Because their guys throw like girls.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Dipi 7/21/2019 1:15:11 PM (No. 129953)
It seems like now everything is homo this, homo that. Where is this going and when will it end?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: anniebc 7/21/2019 1:59:44 PM (No. 129992)
But, no one is offended that a baseball game is infected with a fake gay pride intrusion. The people who can't reproduce without us should know their place. They will NEVER rule! EVER!
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Reply 13 - Posted by: caljeepgirl 7/21/2019 3:10:45 PM (No. 130041)
I just can't, anymore.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: cor-vet 7/21/2019 3:42:33 PM (No. 130057)
They sure are proud to show us their diversity, inclusiveness and tolerance, aren't they.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: RenoVet68 7/21/2019 3:45:48 PM (No. 130060)
Because Queer "Mom Jeans" was not available?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Peeps 7/21/2019 4:12:09 PM (No. 130067)
I boycott anything or company that "celebrates" "pride". You are spitting in the face of normals everywhere.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: tom7 7/21/2019 4:57:44 PM (No. 130088)
It seems that AP has joined the ranks of those media outlets that cannot afford an editor - resulting in a nice variety of scrambled grammar.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Butch 7/21/2019 6:00:20 PM (No. 130124)
So-called, self-appointed "gay leaders" couldn´t care less about gay people or their rights. They´re socialists, pure and simple. Because Donald Trump isn´t a socialist, they smear him and everyone who supports him as racists, etc.. President Trump has done nothing at all to harm gays and lesbians in any way, so exactly which Trump policies are the Lefties caterwauling about? Lefties are inveterate liars and crooks who try to disguise their true agenda (Socialism) at every turn. Whenever Lefties lose a debate (as in, always), they whine about Trump´s policies (i.e., liberty) and how they´ve been insulted and disrespected. Trump has been a good president for everyone, and not least gays and lesbians. As for Sean Spicer, he´s a nice guy, a good sport, and a generous man for having presented that disabled man with an ATV wheelchair. That´s still not good enough for the Socialists, who don´t care a whit about actual people. All they want is power. No matter. Carlos Lopes knows who his real friends are.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: lana720 7/21/2019 6:00:54 PM (No. 130125)
Despicable! They were honoring a disabled vet. If it p’s not all about them, it’s just plain wrong. Get a grip, alphabet offendeds!
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Reply 20 - Posted by: cor-vet 7/21/2019 8:31:33 PM (No. 130176)
They couldn't get someone from the LGBTQWXYZ bunch to throw out the 1st pitch, because they remember what a great 1st pitch the light bringer threw out. Plain and simple, they throw like girls.
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