April 3, 2018
Another professional sports season, another year of pouting about the perceived evils of America.
An elementary school kids choir performed the national anthem at the Seattle Mariners game on Easter Sunday and two members felt it necessary to kneel on the field while singing the song.
News Tribune reporter Ryan Clark tweeted a photo of the moment at Safeco Field.
Here at Safeco Field where an elementary school sung the anthem and two students took a knee while performing. pic.twitter.com/HwHIsowsxN
— Ryan S. Clark (@ryan_s_clark) April 1, 2018
USA Today praised the stunt.
“As we’ve seen in the wake of the Parkland shooting, kids these days are not going to accept being spectators for important discussions regarding the communities in which they live,” Steve Ruiz writes.
“The future is in good hands.”
Here’s video of the incident:
This article was posted: Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 7:25 am