vegassports-odds.com
vegassports-odds.com November 25, 2017


Patriots respond to comparison photo showing team with Obama versus Trump

21 April 2017, 03:35 | Melvin Schneider

Patriots respond to comparison photo showing team with Obama versus Trump

Patriots respond to comparison photo showing team with Obama versus Trump

The Times - a publication Trump has attacked on numerous occasions - tweeted out a photo on Wednesday comparing the "turnout" the Pats had when they visited Barack Obama's White House in 2015 to Trump's White House this week.

The Times on Wednesday tweeted an Associated Press photo of the Patriots standing behind Obama on the south side of the White House in 2015.

In the Times' story in print, which included just one photo, Patriots spokesman Stacey James said the reason fewer players showed up Wednesday than the 50 at the 2015 celebration was because numerous veteran players didn't see a reason to attend the second event in three years.

The Patriots said 34 players visited the White House this year compared to 50 two years ago, but the total number of visitors - including staff - was about the same.

The Patriots later said that the photos shown were misleading, and took to Twitter to explain the difference in the two photos.

It then posted photos of the team's two White House visits showing that the turnout was roughly the same.

Paris Shooting 'Looks Like Another Terrorist Attack'
After the loud bangs, she says: 'A sudden noise where we were was mistaken for gunfire and had police shouting us off the street. The gunman opened fire as the officers were guarding an area near the Franklin Roosevelt metro station on Thursday night.

Google Home's assistant can now recognize different voices
Google Home users and will expand to the United Kingdom , where Google Home only recently launched, in the coming months. This won't solve the "Burger King" problem of commercials being able to trigger the Google Home through your television.

Monaco offers Dortmund a gift as a show of solidarity
Monaco joined Real Madrid , Atletico Madrid and Juventus in the last four of Europe's premier cub competition. The night before, Dortmund's bus was bombed in an attack that we now know was quite serious.

Trump claimed he saw a crowd that "looked like a million and a half people" and White House spokesman Sean Spicer claimed the "dishonest" media framed the photos to make the president's crowd look smaller. Facts: In 2015, over 40 football staff were on the stairs.

The organization said 34 players visited the White House Wednesday. On Wednesday, they were seated on the South Lawn.

During his campaign Trump mentioned the fact that he and Brady are friends every time he passed through New England, and on numerous occasions he's called Brady the greatest quarterback who's ever lived.

Some players reportedly declined to attend the White House ceremony because they didn't want to be seen with Trump.

Disagreement over the pictures aside, there were indeed fewer Patriots players in attendance at Wednesday's meeting than there were in 2015. Some players, such as Tom Brady, missed the visit for personal reasons, while others, such as LeGarrette Blount and Chris Long, did so due to their distaste for the president and his policies.

The New York Times obtained a reaction from a Patriots' rep about the matter of size.



Other News

Trending Now

Wanted Isco seeks long-term Real stay
They'll likely give up their spot to Levante and Girona , as they're first and second in Spain's secondary soccer league. After the match Isco once again told the press that he's happy in Madrid and he wants to stay at the club.

Dignity and freedom: Palestinian organizations and figures on the collective hunger strike
He said Israel has established field hospitals outside the prisons to respond to any immediate medical needs. An essay by Barghouti was smuggled out of his Israeli prison and printed as an op-ed in The New York Times .

The First Financial Corporation Indiana (THFF) to Release Earnings on Monday
Let's take a brief check on where covering Street analysts see Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FULT) moving in the near-term. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website .

Nintendo Switch Sells Big-Time In March
This is the fifth month in a row that the PS4 has led the Xbox One console in sales within the US. The breakdown of copies between the Switch and Wii U is 925,000 and 460,000 copies respectively.