MARK CUBAN TO TRUMP: ‘If you want to keep sports and politics separate, don’t accept money from anyone in sports’

Billionaire businessman and NBA owner Mark Cuban responded to President Donald Trump both calling for NFL owners to “fire” players who protest during the national anthem and uninviting Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry from visiting the White House in an email exchange with Business Insider on Sunday. “I don’t think people realize how involved […]

How NFL stars and teams reacted to Trump’s comments that protesting players should be fired

Backlash continued on Sunday to President Donald Trump’s call for the firing of any National Football League players who kneel during the national anthem in protest of racial injustice and police brutality. The president first made the comments at a rally in Alabama, specifically singling out former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, whom he […]

Trump praises the Pittsburgh Penguins after the team announces it will still visit the White House

President Donald Trump praised the NHL’s Pittsburgh Penguins on Twitter Sunday after the team announced it would still visit the White House for the ceremony celebrating its Stanley Cup victory from earlier this year. The Penguins announcement came after Trump on Saturday uninvited Stephen Curry of the NBA’s Golden State Warriors from visiting the White […]

The real lesson of Facebook’s Russian ads is scarier than we realize — and we’re still blind to it (FB)

There’s a mad scramble underway to figure out how we lost control of our social networks. How did the innocent place where we reconnect with old classmates and share cute baby photos become ground zero in a plot to interfere with in an election? How did the fun feeds we mindlessly flick through to kill […]