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Business Insider: Portland City Council Member Writes Taunting Letter To Local Newspaper, Cites Richard Sherman As Inspiration

January 21, 2014 | Businessinsider.com-- Here is a real thing from Portland, Oregon.
City Commissioner Steve Novick published an open letter to The Oregonian newspaper called, "Going Richard Sherman on the Oregonian."

In the tongue-in-cheek letter, Novick talks a ton of very real trash. He rips the paper for only publishing four times a week, among other things.

"You want to question our commitment to jobs? Seriously? The paper that specializes in firing people — good people like Ryan White and Scott Learn — wants to talk about jobs?" he writes.

It's pretty harsh. Sherman's taunts are harsh too, of course, but it's less objectionable within the context of professional football than it is in real life. READ FULL ARTICLE

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