I’ve criticized Barstool Sports for transitioning into Huffstool Sports many times due to their newfound desire to please the woke mob, but I’ve never really viewed them as Chinese propaganda before. That changed this weekend.
Missouri Senator Josh Hawley is a breath of fresh air. The youngest member of the Senate is the first one who actually gets the dangers of tech censors who have a monopoly on the dissemination of information. He also understands the dangers that China represents and has criticized the communist government for suppressing Hong Kong protesters who don’t wanna go to jail if they don’t sing the national anthem.
Back in October the NBA completely sold out and bent the knee to the Red Chinese when Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey tweeted out “Free Hong Kong” and was forced to take it down. LeBron James, a high school graduate who pretends that he’s some sort of enlightened freedom fighter and frequently whines about injustice in America, said that Morey “wasn’t educated on the situation at hand” when he supported democracy in Hong Kong.
Lakers’ LeBron James on NBA’s China controversy: “I don’t want to get into a … feud with Daryl Morey but I believe he wasn’t educated on the situation at hand and he spoke.” pic.twitter.com/KKrMNU0dKR
— Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) October 15, 2019
The NBA has to pretend that they’re unaware that the government suppresses freedom, puts Muslims in concentration camps in China, and discriminates against black people, because they need Chinese people to buy their shit so LeBron can buy another mansion.
The NBA is gonna be writing “black lives matter” on the courts, and letting players write social justice messages from a pre-approved list on their uniforms once the season starts again. Commissioner Adam Silver said last week that communist dictatorship and suppression of basic human rights was just a “different view of how things should be done,” and said he respected the way their culture does things.
In @TIME interview released today (one day after Uighur genocide report & same day China carried out Hong Kong takeover), @NBA Commish Adam Silver said he understands China has "a different view of how things should be done" & "hopefully we can find mutual respect for eachother." pic.twitter.com/eQqN2l6fAN
— JERRY DUNLEAVY (@JerryDunleavy) June 30, 2020
This upset Senator Hawley because he’s smart, he follows current events, and he sees that an American business is openly shitting on cops and capitalism by supporting the Marxist organization BLM. He wanted to know if Adam Silver was allowing players to write stuff like “Free Hong Kong” or “back the blue,” or if they’d be suppressing that speech so as to not upset LeBron and his Chinese masters. So he wrote Silver a letter that he CCd to the major sports writers.
Literally two minutes later MSESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the most respected NBA writer in the country, wrote back just two words.
— Josh Hawley (@HawleyMO) July 10, 2020
He did this because he’s a coward, and his company (ESPN) is in bed with the NBA who is in bed with China, and he doesn’t want a US Senator calling them out on their bullshit.
Now imagine if Elizabeth Warren emailed Adam Silver about what the NBA was doing to recognize trans awareness, and Woj wrote back “fuck you.” He’d be fired immediately of course.
Woj ended up apologizing and was suspended, but Hawley to his credit said that he didn’t want Woj to be silenced.
— Josh Hawley (@HawleyMO) July 10, 2020
— Josh Hawley (@HawleyMO) July 12, 2020
Because he doesn’t believe in cancel culture. He just wants the NBA to own the fact that they are hypocrites and clowns acting as an agent for the Chinese Communist Party.
But LeBron, who supports suppression in Hong Long, tweeted out his support for Woj because he thinks Woj is being suppressed.
That and the fact that Woj would never jeopardize his relationship with players or the league by criticizing them.
Anyway, Huffstool Sports blogged Kate Mannion saw this all went down, decided that the NBA and ESPN weren’t the only organizations that could act as Chinese propaganda agents, and wrote this hot take.
Woj Drops F Bomb After Senator From State With No NBA Team Cries About NBA Players Who Want Equality https://t.co/jt1X1vHtw8
— Kate (@katebarstool) July 10, 2020
So because Missouri doesn’t have an NBA team he’s not allowed to comment on an American company suppressing its employees for supporting democracy and calling out real oppression. I guess she’s waiting for Diane Feinstein, Kirsten Gillibrand, or Pocahontas to take the lead on that one.
The Barstool Sports Twitter account distributed this blog, despite refusing to promote Kirk Minihane’s show when they had on Tucker Carlson or Don Trump Jr.
Let’s check out this geniuses take on why she supports the Red Chinese.
Yea dipshit, he’s “crying” about suppression of free speech in Hong Kong. Those silly Asian people with their desire for freedom. That’s only for white people like Kate. What Hawley should care about is “equality,” because even though black and white people are completely equal under the eyes of the law in this country, they still should pretend that they aren’t so that people like Kate can have something to virtue signal about.
She went on….
If you think “equality” is a “real issue” black people face in this country that you are dumber than LeBron. But this is what Huffstool Sports has become for some time now – a pandering SJW factory that has caved to pressure from Deadspin and the mainstream media, while Dave Portnoy pretends like they’re still some sort of edgy media entity.
This was hilarious:
I’d say what’s more American are people willing to stand up for what is right regardless of the consequences they face for it & the fans they may lose.
Uh….Daryl Morey “tried to stand up for what is right” and he got censored by the same league that is letting players now openly support an organization that wants to abolish prisons and the nuclear family.
She whined that Hawley wanted players to “shut up and dribble,” even though LeBron was the one who was shutting up and dribbling when his Chinese masters told him to.
She wasn’t done though. She also suggested that Missouri is more suppressive than the Red Chinese because they send people to jail when those people commit crimes.
Imagine thinking that Missouri was more oppressive than the Chinese government? If you are that dumb then give Dave Portnoy a call because Huffstool is hiring.
Oh, and Hawley isn’t allowed to care about democracy in Hong Kong because Missouri has COVID.
Missouri has a similar population size to Massachusetts, but has 14% of the deaths per 100K people that Massachusetts has. They have 7% of the COVID deaths per 100K people that New York has.
But yea, good point dipshit.
Just read the comments on that blog and you’ll see how much people hate this shit. Huffstool is completely destroying their brand, which is great for Turtleboy because we’re the only game left in town now who’s content isn’t controlled by Red China and black lives matter.
Kate’s just another hack who Portnoy hired in an attempt to get Deadspin to stop being mean to him and try to please SJWs. But she fully defended the company when they were accused of being sexist, despite the fact that published stuff like this.
“Even though I never condone rape, if you’re a size 6 and you’re wearing skinny jeans you kind of deserve to be raped right? I mean skinny jeans don’t look good on size 0 and 2 chicks, nevermind size 6′s,” Portnoy wrote in 2010.
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