Bismarck, N.D. / Board opposes bid to...

Bismarck, N.D. / Board opposes bid to keep UND name

There are 3 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Mar 1, 2011, titled Bismarck, N.D. / Board opposes bid to keep UND name. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

North Dakota's Board of Higher Education is opposing a bill that requires the University of North Dakota to keep its Fighting Sioux nickname.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at TwinCities.com.

Concerned Citizen

Saint Paul, MN

#1 Mar 2, 2011
There is nothing wrong with the Fighting Sioux nickname. Most people, including the native population, like the name. It's a few PC zealots that got this ball rolling, and it's about time for the legislature to fix it. If the NCAA says anything, sue the pants off of them. The NCAA needs to demand the change in the Florida State Seminoles (sp?), and even the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, if they want to remain consistent. Since there is no move to change all of the other names in the NCAA, don't let them walk all over UDN. Fight On Sioux!!
Concerned Citizen

Saint Paul, MN

#2 Mar 2, 2011
UND, not UDN.
Oops.
Unfan

Fort Yates, ND

#3 Mar 4, 2011
Ooooob!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Bismarck Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News North Dakota's outsider candidate ready to tack... Jun 16 Hostis Publicus 3
help our jewish brothers May '16 lake bay boy 2
Hilary Recknor: Huge Plans For Youranus (Oct '15) May '16 Zeke the Pinhead 4
Teen Challenge Exposed! (May '07) May '16 Friend of TC 30
Debate: Marijuana - Bismarck, ND (Aug '10) Apr '16 ken 13
Repent Repent Repent Apr '16 BE WASHED 1
News Flying High Apr '16 Assfacehole Queer... 2

Bismarck Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Bismarck Mortgages