Anthem Protests

Papa John’s Ditches ‘Papa John’ From Branding Following Founder’s Racial Slur

Video screenshot via Papa John’s<p><b>After 34 years,</b> the real Papa John from American pizza chain Papa John’s is no more.<p><b>Following a racist</b> comment he …

RPGs

Papa John’s founder throws shade at NFL, Roger Goodell

If Papa John’s founder John Schnatter is going down, he’s deciding to go down swinging.<p>Schnatter is embroiled in a controversy that began during the …

NFL

Papa John's Founder Resigns, Gains $50 Million In A Day

Shares of Papa John’s soared 11% on Thursday after founder John Schnatter resigned as chairman of the board late the day before. The increase added $50 million to Schnatter’s net worth. He owns roughly 30% of Papa John’s stock and is worth an estimated $720 million overall.<p>Earlier this week, <i>Forbes</i> …

Business

Jerry Rice emphatically (and profanely) makes his case as the G.O.A.T

Jerry Rice emphatically (and profanely) makes his case as the G.O.A.T<p>USATSI<p>Legendary wide receiver Jerry Rice has a case as good as anyone as the …

San Francisco 49ers

Dictionary.com Trolls NBC News Over Papa John's Tweet

The Twitter account of Dictionary.com — known for trolling media outlets, President Donald Trump, and more — took aim at NBC News this week over its …

Social Media

Taking a Stand

Chris Rose | Jason Raish, Illustration<p>It’s early summer in New Orleans and that means one thing: Who Dat, baby!<p>While the rest of the country ponders …

New Orleans

Papa John's to pull founder John Schnatter's image from marketing

NEW YORK — Papa John’s plans to pull founder John Schnatter’s image from marketing materials after reports he used a racial slur.<p>A person inside the …

Chicago

MLB Suspends Relationship with Papa John’s Pizza

Major League Baseball announced Wednesday evening that they were terminating their relationship with Papa John’s. What exactly happened?<p>According to …

Black Lives Matter

Papa John’s stock soars after founder resigns as chairman

Apparently the “better ingredients” at Papa John’s means a lot less Papa John.<p>Hours after the pizza chain’s John Schnatter stepped down as chairman …

Business

Why Papa John's 'Cosmetic Change' to Board Satisfies Investors and Customers

There are two good reasons why Papa John's International Inc.'s (PZZA) John Schnatter isn't gone or forgotten from the company he founded.<p>Schnatter …

Financial Regulation

Pizza Hut extends deal as NCAA’s 'Official Pizza' amid Papa John's woes

The NCAA has officially ordered up more Pizza Hut, in an agreement extending the pizza chain’s sponsorship as the “Official Pizza” of the collegiate student athlete association.<p>The news arrives amid a tough week for rival Papa John’s, whose founder and public face John Schnatter resigned as company …

Pizza Hut

Papa John's Stock Soars After Chairman's Exit

Papa John’s International Inc. said late Wednesday that its independent directors have accepted the resignation of John Schnatter as board chairman, after he admitted to using a racial slur in a conference call.<p>It is the latest controversy for the pizza-chain founder, who stepped down as CEO late …

Business

Breakfast Briefing: Papa John's founder steps down as chairman

<b>Papa John’s founder John Schnatter stepped down as chairman of the third-largest pizza chain in the country</b> late Wednesday (NPR), hours after <i>Forbes</i> …

Donald Trump

Tomgram: Robert Lipsyte, Trump's War on Black Jocks

- Advertisement -<p>This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here.<p>Never …

Liberal View

Thursday Headlines: Smash the wine state.

A thorough, 17-day timeline of the trapped Thai soccer team's ordeal.<p>US Embassy warns Americans in London to "keep a low profile" during Trump's …

Tour de France

Papa John's Founder Quits As Chairman After Using The N-Word During Conference Call

The founder of the Papa John's pizza chain has stepped down as chairman of the board after he apologized for using a racial slur about African-Americans during a conference call in May.<p>John Schnatter's resignation comes months after he had quit as CEO in the wake of controversial remarks concerning …

NFL

Papa John’s John Schnatter: 5 Things To Know About Pizza Founder Ousted From Company

Papa John’s pizza founder John Schnatter is out as CEO after his criticism over the NFL protests cost the company big bucks. Now he’s resigned as …

John Schnatter

Papa John's drops after report alleges chairman used racial slur

** Shares of Papa John's International Inc (PZZA.O) pizza chain down 3.5 pct to a more-than-two-year low on Wednesday a report that Chairman, founder and former CEO John Schnatter used a racial slur on a conference call<p>** Forbes reported …

Business

Joe Walsh: Baron Cohen Lured Me To An Interview With A Fake Pro-Israel Award

Former Illinois Congressman, current radio host, and relentless Tea Partier Joe Walsh posted his harrowing story of deception and false pretense on …

Jewish Culture

Papa John uses racial slur, resigns from UofL Board of Trustees

Rick Pitino is one step closer to setting foot back in the state of Kentucky.After admitting to using a racial slur, “Papa John” Schnatter has …

Kentucky

Papa John's controversial founder reportedly used the N-word on a conference call about the chain's response to the NFL's national anthem protests

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12/2018

California Governor Jerry Brown recently signed AB 1810, which allows those accused of a crime or felony, to argue it was motivated by mental illness. Two experts joined the podcast to weigh in on the controversial so-called budget "trailer bill".<p>The NFL Players Association filed a grievance with …

Mental Disorders

Baltimore County School Board Discusses Students Kneeling During Anthem

<b>BALTIMORE Co., Md. (WJZ) —</b> Kneeling during the national anthem in schools was a topic discussed at the Baltimore County School Board meeting Tuesday …

School Administration

Donald Trump: The candidate Saul Alinsky feared most

The Left has taken to violence in the streets, harassing government officials, and promoting socialist candidates like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as …

Donald Trump

NFL Players Sue NFL For New National Anthem Rule Because It ‘Infringes On Players’ Rights’

5:31 PM 07/10/2018<p>The firestorm over NFL players disrespecting the national anthem is not over.<p>The NFL Players Association, a union that represents …

Conservative View

The NFL Supplemental Draft, explained

The NFL’s annual supplemental draft is set to take place on Wednesday afternoon, offering college stars who failed to qualify for the traditional draft a chance to earn a rookie contract.<p>Few players qualify for the supplemental draft. The field is limited to players who are at least three years …

Business

Arizona Cardinals President Michael Bidwill talks up Brett Kavanaugh, rips kneelers

Arizona Cardinals President Michael Bidwill is attempting to rally support behind his high school classmate, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.<p>Bidwill, who attended Georgetown Prep outside Washington with Kavanaugh and graduated in 1983, organized a group of more than 150 classmates to send a …

Arizona Cardinals

Tuesday's Sports In Brief

WORLD CUP<p>ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) -- France is back in the World Cup final for the first time since Zinedine Zidane's headbutt in 2006.<p>Twelve …

Tampa Bay

POLL: Which Team Is The Trumpiest Team In The NFL?

2:42 PM 07/10/2018<p>The NFL and Donald Trump are off to a rocky start in their relationship. Because of some players’ protests during the national …

Donald Trump

Quickly catch up on the day's news

<b>(CNN) —</b> <b>Here's what you might have missed Tuesday on CNN:</b><p>-- They're out! All 12 boys and their coach have been rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand after being trapped inside for nearly three weeks.<p>-- President Donald Trump pardoned the two men at the center of 2016's 41-day armed standoff at a …

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