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Super Bowl champions, the Philadelphia Eagles, didn’t visit the White House. A large group had decided not to attend, including most -- if not all -- of the black players. Trump disinvited the team. The NBA champion Golden State Warriors also won’t be visiting the White House. Just months before they swept the NBA finals, Warrior coach Steve Kerr called Trump a “blowhard” and “ill-suited” for the office he holds. Trump disinvited the team before they had even been formally invited. The 13th Triple Crown Winner, "Justify," also  turned down an invitation to the White House. Asked why, the winner neighed, “If I wanted to see a horse’s ass, I would’ve finished second." (Ed. note: Justify is clearly a stable genius.) 

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)

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