What has all the kneeling and virtue-signaling done for professional sports?
For the past few months, we’ve had to hear from players, many with multi-million dollar contracts, whine about how racist America is.
Well, the chickens are finally coming home to roost!
In the latest Gallup Poll, which surveys Americans’ attitutdes towards various industries, the sports industry had a similar positive rating to the federal government!
Here’s the details on the new poll from Gallup:
The sports industry now has a negative image, on balance, among Americans as a whole, with 30% viewing it positively and 40% negatively, for a -10 net-positive score. This contrasts with the +20 net positive image it enjoyed in 2019, when 45% viewed it positively and 25% negatively.
This slide in the sports industry’s image comes as professional and college leagues are struggling, and not always successfully, to maintain regular schedules and playing seasons amid the pandemic. Professional football, baseball and basketball games