I apologize that I wasn’t able to find the entire video on YouTube. I know there are tons of response vids on YouTube. I’d LOVE to film my own response but I’m not sure I’d be comfortable cursing that much in such a short period of time….
Thumbs down to everything Rob Parker said and Skip Bayless’ question about braids
Thumbs up to Cari Champion asking “Why is that your question?” and Stephen A Smith being uncomfortable where they just went.
(Although if you ever see the full video, Stephen doesn’t help the cause by staying firmly on the fence. He mentions being uncomfortable one second then basting his suit creases with pride of his heritage by the end of his monologue…)
Rob Parker said this on ESPN’s First Take in response to some of RG3’s comments that he gave on Wednesday to the USA Today
RG3 wants to be a QB and not just knows as a black QB. There will be certain members of society/the media that want to put RG3 in a box by labeling him as the best black QB when he prefers to be compared to Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady and quarterbacks of that standing. Nothing wrong with that at all.
So because RG3 has a white fiancee, may or may not be Republican in his political views and doesn’t seem to be a “certain way” with the way he talks/acts/gives handshakes/speaks, etc…, that makes him a potential cornball brother? Yet him having braids makes him kinda okay?
I need ESPN to do me a solid and…