National Anthem

NASCAR Stands
NASCAR Stands
I know this protest of the National Anthem topic is getting old, but one more to add fuel to the fire.  NASCAR indicates they will stand and honor the flag before races.  Not just the drivers but their crews and owners.  Of course they have already been doing that, so I find it interesting that they have to make a statement to say they would continue...
Stand or Kneel
Stand or Kneel
It's the controversy that won't go away.  Over the weekend at least 100 NFL players sat or were kneeling during the National Anthem.  The Pittsburgh Steelers remained in their locker room "removing themselves from the circumstance."   Just why do we play the National Anthem at sporting events...
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Says National Anthem Performance Was ‘Well Thought Out’
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Says National Anthem Performance Was ‘Well Thought Out’
Steven Tyler took a lot of heat (including from us) for his rendition of the ‘Star-Spangled Banner’ before the Baltimore Ravens / New England Patriots AFC title game last month (Jan. 22) in Foxborough, Mass., but the Aerosmith singer insists he did a fine job. He says any eccentricities in his performance were on purpose and he knows he nailed the high note.
Steven Tyler’s National Anthem Performance Defended By Joe Perry and Comedian Bill Burr
Steven Tyler’s National Anthem Performance Defended By Joe Perry and Comedian Bill Burr
OK, so maybe we got a little carried away when we said Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler massacred the National Anthem before Sunday’s AFC title game between the Baltimore Ravens and Tyler’s beloved New England Patriots. Maybe his version was just a little “pitchy,” to use the parlance of ‘American Idol.’ Or maybe he was like the 32-yard field goal that Raven kicker Billy Cundiff missed with 15 second