View Poll Results: What is your opinion of Chief Wahoo?

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  • Chief Wahoo Should Stay

    36 63.16%
  • Chief Wahoo Should Go

    16 28.07%
  • Chief Wahoo Should Be Used Sparingly (Only used for occasional throwback uniform nights)

    5 8.77%
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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Quote Originally Posted by Three6Pavia View Post
    I might stop rooting for the Indians altogether if they get rid of Chief Wahoo. Its seriously my favorite sports team logo.

    If anything they are protesting the Indians making them look bad with their shitty play year in and year out.
    Rooting for another team because of a logo change?

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    Quote Originally Posted by huber14 View Post
    At least we aren't called The REDSKINS
    I think the author made a mistake in acting like we have the only offensive logo or team name. However, let's not lose sight of the main question - is Chief Wahoo offensive or isn't it?

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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Serious question to those who don't see why people think Chief Wahoo is offensive...do you think this would be OK for a professional sports team's logo?



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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Quote Originally Posted by sgm405 View Post
    I think the author made a mistake in acting like we have the only offensive logo or team name. However, let's not lose sight of the main question - is Chief Wahoo offensive or isn't it?
    Their logo isn't a caricature, it's more of a drawing. All other native American logos aren't mocking their big nose and big grin. Chief Wahoo is very racist to answer your question.


    Quote Originally Posted by sgm405 View Post
    Serious question to those who don't see why people think Chief Wahoo is offensive...do you think would be OK?



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    I can just imagine the race riots and Rev. Al Sharpton speeches.

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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    I think they got it right with Wahoo?

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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Quote Originally Posted by huber14 View Post
    Rooting for another team because of a logo change?
    Lets be honest here. Of all the Cleveland teams I would say the Indians are most likely to never win a championship. I don't even like watching baseball anymore after all the heartbreak I've endured from watching the Indians. Dropping Wahoo to appease the protest groups would just be the last straw.

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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Quote Originally Posted by Three6Pavia View Post
    Lets be honest here. Of all the Cleveland teams I would say the Indians are most likely to never win a championship. I don't even like watching baseball anymore after all the heartbreak I've endured from watching the Indians. Dropping Wahoo to appease the protest groups would just be the last straw.
    I'm sure the Indians won't mind you leaving then. You're like a chick...liking a team because of some puuurrty logo and colors.

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    Quote Originally Posted by huber14 View Post
    I'm sure the Indians won't mind you leaving then. You're like a chick...liking a team because of some puuurrty logo and colors.
    I certainly wouldn't like any Cleveland sports team if thats what its about. I'm also pretty sure the only chick you know is the one letting you live in her basement.

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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Quote Originally Posted by Three6Pavia View Post
    I certainly wouldn't like any Cleveland sports team if thats what its about. I'm also pretty sure the only chick you know is the one letting you live in her basement.
    everyone knows I live in Jigo's basement.

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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Quote Originally Posted by Three6Pavia View Post
    Lets be honest here. Of all the Cleveland teams I would say the Indians are most likely to never win a championship. I don't even like watching baseball anymore after all the heartbreak I've endured from watching the Indians. Dropping Wahoo to appease the protest groups would just be the last straw.
    Interesting...in my opinion they were the closest to winning one in recent memory. (Yes, I know the Cavs made the Finals, but they stood no chance against the Spurs. To this day I believe the Indians would have defeated the Rockies in 2007.)

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    Quote Originally Posted by sgm405 View Post
    Interesting...in my opinion they were the closest to winning one in recent memory. (Yes, I know the Cavs made the Finals, but they stood no chance against the Spurs. To this day I believe the Indians would have defeated the Rockies in 2007.)
    don't even get me started about '07.

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    Quote Originally Posted by polska2211 View Post
    don't even get me started about '07.
    I had tickets to two games, including a potential game 7. Still hurts.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sgm405 View Post
    I had tickets to two games, including a potential game 7. Still hurts.
    oh wow thats a doozy.

    i just still can't believe we were up 3-1 and couldn't pull one out.

    the Rockies were nothing special that year. World Series would have been a cakewalk.

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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Quote Originally Posted by sgm405 View Post
    I think the author made a mistake in acting like we have the only offensive logo or team name. However, let's not lose sight of the main question - is Chief Wahoo offensive or isn't it?
    I think that's a legit point huber made, actually.

    The Redskins have a Native American as their logo too, and a much more offensive name than we do..

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    Default Re: Cleveland Scene: The Curse of Chief Wahoo

    Quote Originally Posted by MoFloDeepintheQ View Post
    I think that's a legit point huber made, actually.

    The Redskins have a Native American as their logo too, and a much more offensive name than we do..
    Their name is offensive, but their logo isn't.

    Our logo is offensive, but our name isn't.

    Both of their play is offensive.

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