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Yes to Redskins

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| Friday, November 7, 2014 8:57 p.m.

I’m writing in regard to the devil’s flower, the fleur de lis. The use of the fleur de lis is an invitation for Satan to enter our lives.

The reason I am saying this is because the New Orleans Saints use the fleur de lis as their logo. It’s the symbol on their helmets. At the same time, we are no longer supposed to call Washington’s NFL team the “Redskins.”

The fleur de lis symbol has been considered a satanic symbol since ancient times, but no one seems to care about its use on jewelry, in clothing and in architecture. It is even part of the symbol for the Chevrolet Corvette and it’s also an important symbol for the Masons, but no one cares.

If the people who run the NFL allow the devil’s flower to be the symbol of the New Orleans Saints, they should allow the Washington team to be the Redskins.

Can you imagine the reaction of Pittsburgh Steelers fans if we were no longer allowed to be called the Steelers for some politically correct reason? This would be one angry ‘Burgh.

James Illinsky

Springdale

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