BLAKE IS A GENTLEMAN
Tennis star James Blake wants the cop, James Frascatore, fired who body-slammed him. Blake said, “I get frustrated this could happen to someone I care about, not just me.”
But Blake did not use this incident as part of a Sharpton-like racial agenda. He went on to say that he has the utmost respect for the NYPD.
Blake lost me when he complained about the cop. But he regained me when he refused to use race to incite an incident.
Blake is not a thug. He knows that cops keep chaos out of the city and that black communities depend most on their protection.
Blake reminds us of how polite and great blacks can be and what an insult to civilization are protestors like Sharpton, Farrakhan and (covert) Obama who embarrass their community while they speak up for their sins.
Blake may be a little harsh in his wanting to fire cop, Frascatore, but he is retroactively justified in his not race hustling.
Tennis is a gentleman’s sport. Blake is a gentleman.
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