There was much contorting at the Slate offices today as staffers patted themselves on the back for deciding the publication would no longer refer to the Washington Redskins by the team’s name. Oh, and neither should you.

Now free of WaPo oversight, editor David Plotz announced, “This is the last Slate article that will refer to the Washington NFL team as the Redskins.”

Not everyone is bowing down to these self-appointed PC overlords.

Fair points:

We’ll leave you with this question:


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