Jump to content
  • Welcome to AngelsWin.com

    AngelsWin.com - THE Internet Home for Angels fans! Unraveling Angels Baseball ... One Thread at a Time.

    Register today to join the most interactive online Angels community on the net!

    Once you're a member you'll see less advertisements. Become a Premium member and you won't see any ads! 


Orem Owlz hosting "Caucasian Heritage Night"

Recommended Posts

3 things:

I can't believe the Angels string of crummy press.

Articles that just quote twitter as if it means something are the worst.

Unless they are going full Renaissance Faire, what is the promotion exactly? Caucasian is pretty broad to identify some common cultural experience on which to base your stupid mid-inning games, mascot outfit, and walk up music.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

It sounds a little too much like 'white pride' which is associated with white supremacy groups...a bit iffy especially considering recent events. A lot of teams do promotions that celebrate people who have white ethnic backgrounds in a manner that doesn't invoke that. The Cyclones have done Italian, Irish, Jewish and I think Greek heritage nights, for instance, and the Angels have done Irish nights. Nobody bats an eyelash about that...perhaps the Owls should have just done 'Mormon night' or a series of country nights instead. I'm white and a 'Caucasian heritage night' idea just makes my skin crawl.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...