Amy Schumer Says Her NFL Boycott Made A Difference

December 20, 2018 / Posted by:

Under normal circumstances I’d applaud Amy Schumer for taking a principled stand against the NFL by refusing to do any Super Bowl commercials this year and discouraging musicians from playing the halftime show. Luckily I can save my energy. Amy’s got the applause covered herself, and doesn’t need the help. Amy recently posted a note on Instagram congratulating herself for stickin’ it to the NFL with a single IG post in which she encouraged Maroon 5 to back out of the SB gig. In it she cites her own courage and moral conviction as the reason the NFL hasn’t yet signed a second act. Amy did that you guys.

Here’s Amy’s note. We can’t see the first sentence but it was probably something along the lines of “I could have just sat here and ate my rice”.

View this post on Instagram

⛄️

A post shared by @ amyschumer on

This obviously means a lot to Amy because she took the time to make this post almost legible. Doing everything she can means typing some shit out at 1:00 AM after checking her mentions and finding out that Brad at WKYC in Poughkeepsie said she should mind her own business. That said, I do appreciate that Amy’s putting herself out there. Gloria Steinem walked so Amy could run a victory lap.

Pic: Wenn.com

Our commenting rules are pretty simple: If you make any overly offensive comment (racist, bigoted, etc..) or go way off topic when not in an Open Post, your comments will be deleted and you will be banned. If you see an offensive or spammy comment you think should be deleted, flag it for the mods and they'll be forever grateful and give you their first born (although, you probably don't want that).

Comments are closed.

src="https://c.statcounter.com/922697/0/f674ac4a/1/"
alt="drupal analytics" >