Why political protests during the national anthem are so offensive to so many

Why political protests during the national anthem are so offensive to so many, by Jonathon Adler.

As experienced and understood by many, the protesters were not merely seeking to advance their own cause; they were advancing their cause at the expense of something of transcendent importance to many others.

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The NFL’s ratings are dropping faster than Bill Clinton’s pants in a trailer park.