In related news today, UNC's 2017 national championship team will not visit the White House. The story about why: https://t.co/duTBHWHib9— Andrew Carter (@_andrewcarter) September 23, 2017
The official story on UNC's White House visit is simply that the parties couldn't find a date that worked for both.
But UNC Coach Roy Williams, like his predecessor Dean Smith, is said to be a hard-core liberal. He's complained about Trump's social media habits in the past.
Now the NBA is in on the act:
Oh, and just for fun, the NFL is going to go full faceplant.
Floyd Mayweather defends Trump: "You never heard anything about Donald Trump being racist until he ran for president and won." pic.twitter.com/VfcB5LmDN9— Makada 🇺🇸 (@_Makada_) September 15, 2017
But I'm sure their faux protests will be good for business.
Hat tip: BadBlue Real-Time News.