I am neither a sports fan nor an awards show fan. In general, I find athletes to be overpaid prima donnas (not all). Award shows are the worst. Self-congratulatory, smug and, often, fixed, award shows usually have a darling or concept that they are pushing.
Last night’s 2016 ESPY awards ticked all of the above boxes. If you thought that ESPN could not do more cultural damage after giving Bruce/Caitlyn Jenner the “Courage” award in 2015, you are naive and clueless. ESPN went full parody last night.
The show featured four male African-American wealthy athletes lecturing us how awful the cops are to African-American males. Four rich, spoiled athletes.
I’m about to be one of those people that annoy so many of us. You know, the ones who are talking about Bruce Jenner right after four…