NFL Says It Might Keep Future Super Bowls Out of Texas If ‘Bathroom Bill’ Becomes Law

A spokesman for the National Football League (NFL) has suggested that the organization might keep future Super Bowls out of Texas if a proposed bill requiring restroom use at government-run facilities to correlate with birth gender becomes law.

“If a proposal that is discriminatory or inconsistent with our values were to become law [in Texas], that would certainly be a factor considered when thinking about awarding future events,” NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told the Houston Chronicle last week when asked about the matter.

“The NFL embraces inclusiveness,” he said. “We want all fans to feel welcomed at our events, and NFL policies prohibit discrimination based on age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other improper standard.”

As previously reported, last month, Sen. Lois Kolkhorst, R–Brenham, filed Senate Bill 6, also known as the Texas Privacy Act.

The measure is three pronged: It prohibits local municipalities from creating ordinances that control restroom usage at private businesses, requires those who use lavatories or locker rooms at government buildings and schools to use the men’s room if they were born a man and vice versa, and increases criminal penalties for crimes committed in restrooms, dressing rooms or locker rooms.

“A political subdivision or state agency with control over multiple-occupancy bathrooms or changing facilities in a building owned or leased by this state or the political subdivision, as applicable, shall develop a policy requiring each multiple occupancy bathroom or changing facility located in the building to be designated for and used only by persons of the same biological sex,” the Act reads in part.

The legislation is backed by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who outlined at a press conference in January that S.B. 6 “codifies what has been common practice in Texas and everywhere else forever—that men and women should use separate, designated bathrooms.”

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On Tuesday, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott stood firm after hearing that the NFL might keep future Super Bowls out of the state if the bill becomes law. He opined that the organization is “walking on thin ice.”

“We don’t care what the NFL thinks and certainly what their political policies are because they are not a political arm of the state of Texas or the United States of America,” Abbott, a Roman Catholic, said during a radio interview. “They need to learn their place in the United States, which is to govern football, not politics.”

Steve McConkey, the president of 4 Winds Christian Athletics, likewise decried the NFL’s remarks.

“Hard-working Americans pay big money to go to sporting events and do not want to be told how to live by multi-million dollar sporting businesses,” he said in a statement. “The NFL continues to lose their audience, so they are employing tactics to get the younger generation involved. However, bowing to immorality is not the solution.”

“The left is using sports to further their attack on the family,” McConkey stated. “Athletes are supposed to be examples of bravery. Retired athletes, coaches, and sports ministries should be speaking up.”


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  • Kimberly Jones

    Then the NFL can KEEP their Super Bowl’. Texas will not be BLACKMAILED

    • johndoe

      Not about blackmail. It’s about discriminatory policies.

      • Ray Nix

        John Doe you are completely wrong, the real agenda is about promoting perversion, are you too stupid to see the real agenda. The real agenda is a spiritual agenda, to promote perversion such as changing your sex, in whom the suicide rate among these messed up people is 30% versus 3% for the normal in society. It is a Satanic agenda. Their are bathrooms also available for these perverts, it is the smaller bathrooms that are male or female where you can lock the door behind you. How long have we lived in this world before we have seen such a perverted agenda, from sex changes to gay marriage, your mind is definetly not in tune with your creators. Go to you tube and listen to those who were transgenders and then they repented, I suppose you think gays are created by God to be gay, that is a lie from Hell, the next thing will be approving pedophilia, grown adults marrying children, the argument is like the gays, god made them that way, wake up, don’t be so stupic and spiritually blind, like Muhammad marrying a 8yr old, and as some Muslims do the same following their master the wicked perverted pedophile Muhammad.

        • Chris

          “John Doe you are completely wrong, the real agenda is about promoting perversion, are you too stupid to see the real agenda”

          Citation needed.

  • Jason Todd

    I saw some Hollywood fools and GLAAD have decided to weigh in on this, too, with an open letter that features the familiar phrase, “We’ll be watching.”

    What they fail to understand is this is Texas, and the governor has made it clear neither he nor his state answer to the NFL. They don’t set public policy, and these morally absent imbeciles don’t either.

    • johndoe

      Another governor will cost their state millions in revenue as well as lost jobs over their own personal vendetta. NC did the same and it has cost them dearly. Abbott is not the sharpest to begin with. Pitiful at best.

      • Jason Todd

        Only in your dreams, Johnny.

        • johndoe

          It will happen. As one who lives in Texas, it will be sad watching the governors bigotry harm its citizens. Pathetic.

          • Jason Todd

            Which citizens? Females? No, that’s you, in your pursuit of moral anarchy.

            Don’t come in here and try that “transphobic” crap with me or anyone else. When you tell me females should give up their privacy and safety for a small number of maladjusted men as a matter of public policy, I’ll tell you to go to hell.

            Texas isn’t North Carolina. Remember Houston? Now picture that statewide.

          • johndoe

            You’ll tell me to go to hell? Oooooo, I might lose sleep over that. We’ll see how far it goes mr wizard. Please don’t be so mean to me……..LOL!

          • Jason Todd

            And you didn’t deny what I said.

          • johndoe

            No need

          • Jason Todd

            So you admit the motivation behind this misogynistic move is moral anarchy.

            Thank you.

          • johndoe

            Not at all. It’s about nondiscrimination. Has nothing to do with your so-called moral anarchy.

          • Jason Todd

            Dude, you already admitted it is. Too late to turn back now.

          • johndoe

            Never admitted anything….dude

          • Jason Todd

            1) You are a liar.

            2) You are blocked.

          • johndoe

            I’m not a liar.
            You’re a coward.

          • FHRITP

            And again.

          • Chris

            So if others insult Johndoe doesn’t that count? If they threaten him with torture doesn’t that count as an attack? If it does aren’t your actions rather one sided only drawing attention to what Johndoe is doing?

          • FHRITP

            Now you’ve insulted a third person.

      • FHRITP

        Haven’t attacked “anyone,” John? You just attacked another person, namely Abbott.

        • johndoe

          He’s an idiot!

          • FHRITP

            I don’t doubt it, but you stated a couple times that YOU hadn’t attacked/insulted anyone. If you’re gonna attack and insult people, at least don’t lie and state you didn’t, please.

          • johndoe

            Riiiiiight………

  • Nidalap

    I dunno…
    Is the NFL just doing this so they won’t feel obligated to put trannys on the teams?
    Trans-cheer squad perhaps?
    I know it would make ratings take a serious nosedive, but anything for the cause, right? 🙂

  • Roy Hobs

    Bread and Circus!

  • Grace Kim Kwon

    Secular men only desire to hurt women and children. They are mad because there are no virgin women for marriage. Be it barbaric paganism or Sodomic secularism, men are only very harmful when they are selfish. Men need Judeo-Christian values to be selfless and useful to others and become civilized.

    • johndoe

      You are pitiful. This atheist has never harmed anyone. Your false accusations fly in the face of your bibles commandments. Hypocrite.

      • Grace Kim Kwon

        You are wrong. Atheists have killed billions of unborn children and Christians worldwide. You are American and know nothing about outside of the USA, a cozy and safe Christendom. Americans are civilized and have literacy only because of the Ten Commandments.

        • johndoe

          Wrong. Not all atheists are killers. You truly need to come back to reality. I am American but have lived in the Middle East. Your ten commandments have absolutely zero to do with being civilized or literate. You are the foreigner who knows absolutely nothing about the ways of America , but you do enjoy coming on here bashing Americans every chance you get. Pitiful

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            Yes, all atheists are killers. Everyone of them support abortion. Western civilization is civilized only because of Christianity. Ex-christian Americans uphold pagan barbarism or Sodomic depravity and nothing else. You guys need Christianity to be human again.

          • johndoe

            It’s sad that you are so consumed with hate and false accusations. This atheist doesn’t support abortion. You need to get a grip on yourself. Your religion has zero to do with being civilized. Many have been killed in the name of your religion. Reality….get some

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            No, atheists only kill and destroy. Americans have no idea because they are spoiled by the gentle Christian Church and survived the abortion massacre. Christianity rescued everyone. You say the things you say because you haven’t learned history and hate your own white Christian ancestors who are far better than you.

          • johndoe

            Thanks for insulting me. I appreciate it. As usual you are wrong and out of touch with reality. Atheists contribute to American society every day. You know nothing of me other than the fact I’m an Atheist. My ancestors have nothing to do with my atheism. You have no idea about America.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            You should not take facts as insulting. Stop being feminized. Take facts like a man. Atheists contribute only by polluting the Planet Earth, making it impossible to live on. You must read Psalm chapter 14 and John chapter 3 to see the evil of atheists and how to get saved. You owe your life to your godly white Christian ancestors; you must never become atheist. You just want to run your own life by sin, but that’s a wrong thing to do. Repent of your sin of unbelief and blasphemy to get a life. Read the Word of God; you are just a spoiled kid from a good wealthy family. Life on Planet Earth is not rosy like the American life. Wake up.

          • johndoe

            You aren’t the sharpest. Not feminized. 2 deployments to the ME. You’re a hypocrite. Insulting those who believe differently. I trul feel sorry for those as uneducated as yourself. You know nothing of the American way of life. Here we tolerate people of many faiths. You are nothing more than a faux religionist. Read a book and learn about America.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            Really? So many US veterans unwilling to protect women and children… Why is it ever okay for you to knowingly let pervs into women’s restrooms? Have you ever met a maiden in your life? What a pathetic culture USA has become. Men who have no will to protect women and children are feminized men. Think about it again. What are you living for? Americans need Christianity to get saved and be pure and good.

            When secular Westerners sound like defending many “faiths,” they actually only mean the monopoly tyranny by sick abnormal sexual decadence. You prefer Eastern spirituality only because it does not condemn Sodomic West. But the Word of God indeed condemns a society like the USA and all its servant nations. Jude 1. Repent of your sins and read the Holy Bible and get a life, John. Your name is from the Holy Bible, too.

          • johndoe

            Too funny! You are beyond absurd. You have no clue what you’re saying. You don’t live in America do you? It shows

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            I know and love America better than you do. Are you sure you served in US military? You don’t love your homeland. You must repent of your sins to get saved.

          • johndoe

            Nice insults from the “christian ” . You know nothing of America and it shows in every single post. Yes I served my country, have you? Stop with your childish notions and insulting real Americans…..not very christian of you.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            Your service means not a thing. The people you intend to protect from the foreign enemies get hurt anyway by local American pervs in women’s restrooms. Americans are not logical or bright when they are not Christian. Get Christianity for wisdom and intelligence.

          • johndoe

            Funny but your opinion means nothing to me. You’re a foreigner who comes on this forum to insult true Americans. You aren’t a christian in the American sense of the word. Pathetic

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            Any Earthling who feels like being American is an American by your own standard. You can’t say who is and who is not American if you do not know what is male or female. American Christians are too nice and spoiled you. You should have been educated by adults long ago not to insult Christians or colored people.

          • johndoe

            I’ve stated pure facts. No insults….that’s your game.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            No, you are the one who is Non-American. Stop ruining my beloved nation. Immigrate to North Korea or Cuba or China your own pathetic atheistic utopia. Atheists only create dystopia and Western Sodomites create only a Sodom; get that fact.

          • johndoe

            It’s not your nation.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            The USA promotes and funds infanticide and homosexuality in other nations. The Western decadence affects many nations especially young people. Everyone should do what can be done. I love Christian USA and I want Americans to become Christian.

          • johndoe

            If you truly loved America, you wouldn’t spend your time insulting them on this forum.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            I like posting comments on Christian news sites. You atheists should stop bullying and attacking the Christians in your land.

          • johndoe

            I haven’t bullied or attacked anyone

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            You essentially come after me meaninglessly. Please know yourself. Write independent comments.

          • johndoe

            No. It’s called replying to your posts. If you insult Americans, I will reply. Quit whining

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            If you feel insulted by facts, it’s your own problem. American men should not demand anyone to let men enter into women’s restroom. Period. You guys are endangering all women and children for your warped inclinations. USA always pushes its own culture; it was wonderful when it was Christian, but Sodomic USA must not demand others to be like itself. Stop being bored and live like a man, always protecting women and children.

          • johndoe

            If you feel attacked on this forum, that’s your own problem.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            You must not stalk people if you are American. Be like your forefathers. Write independent comments.

          • johndoe

            Stalking ? Absurd. If you post insults, someone will reply.

          • FHRITP

            Again, the first thing you did was attack her. Scroll back and see for yourself. You’re right that she IS pitiful, but maybe don’t claim you didn’t attack when you did.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            Wow, I didn’t know you have some sense of fairness in observation.

          • FHRITP

            Stay off my side, psycho.

          • FHRITP

            Actually the first thing you did when you initially responded to her is hurl an insult.

          • Ray Nix

            So you saying you are an atheist just shows how dumb you really are. So where did that conscious come from inside of you that tells you it is wrong to steal, or lie, or kill. You will never be able t run from it. Where did that buzzard and his little brain get the knowledge to eat dead- road kill to clean up disease from the land, why does the ocean have those preprogrammed scavengers as well to keep the waters clean, man you are so stupid God is all around you yet you are so delusional you refuse to accept it. You will be in for one hell of an awakening when you die and answer to the creator.

          • johndoe

            That old burn in hell threat never fails to make me laugh! Thanks for the name calling, just shows you have no argument

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            John, you must repent of your sin to get saved. The fact does not change. Christians alone love you very much. Read John chapter 3.

          • Chris

            Perhaps I can provide a response though I’m not an atheist.

            Your arguments seem to be implying if someone can’t explain something then it must have been God. This is an argument from ignorance fallacy.

            Do you have any other arguments?

          • FHRITP

            Starting statements off by hiding behind “so” as you often do is YOU being argumentative, NOT seeking considered exchange of ideas. Try rereading your comments and posting future ones without “So.”

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            You should use your real name if you are going to attack people personally. Be fair.

      • Ray Nix

        So what is an atheist doing on Christian networks page. Is those demons in you got you trying to persuade Christians by hanging out here spewing your ignorance and evil agenda. You actually do believe in God because your father is Lucifer the evil one who has tricked you, and Lucifer knows their is a God who created him and he chose to rebel like you. Go hang out with your atheist buddies.

        • johndoe

          Haventspewed anything evil. When did civil discourse become evil? Public forum are for civil discourse. Take a breath

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            American atheists live to make Christians suffer; that is your problem. You guys should immigrate to North Korea your own hellish utopia to give religious Americans peace.

          • johndoe

            So I live to make my family suffer? Are you for real? I am a peaceful American….are you? Nope. Just an internet troll spewing insults towards true Americans. Sad

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            Yes, American men make their families suffer by letting men freely come into women’s bathrooms and endanger everyone. Your forefathers are altogether very, very ashamed of you. Sodomites have no honor.

          • johndoe

            You have no idea about America as evidenced by your posts. You are a joke deary. Stop insulting tru Americans. It only shows your lack of christianity.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            American men should not allow men in women’s restrooms. It’s nothing to do with even Christianity. Telling the truth is the form of love and not insulting.

          • johndoe

            Then take your own advice

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            Non-christian Westerners have no intention of spreading the life-saving truth. They and their mental servants are intentionally immoral. Secularism willfully and knowingly lets sin reign.

          • johndoe

            Blah blah blah blah blah

        • FHRITP

          Maybe he’s here to appeal to younger readers who are questioning the existence of deities.

      • FHRITP

        That one’s as misguided and scary as they come…truly. AND she homeschools her kid(s).

        • Grace Kim Kwon

          I don’t anymore. Kids are grown. You should stop being drunk.

          • FHRITP

            I wasn’t addressing you. I stopped addressing you because you truly are very troubled. Please don’t address me.

          • Grace Kim Kwon

            Homeschoolers with Christian materials are good. Some of the last people who are right in the USA.

  • Grace Kim Kwon

    Big sports events always accompany prostitution crimes in recent years. Texas should value the lives of children over sporting events. What is the use of money and fame if women and children are ruined? Foreigners will take the land because the land belongs to God.

  • TheKingOfRhye

    Can someone just tell me how any of these “bathroom bills” are supposed to be enforced? I’ve wondered about that since I first heard of them. Are people in Texas who want to use a public restroom going to have bring along their birth certificate, or drop their pants in front of the “bathroom police”? Or are they just going to go by what someone looks like? Because that wouldn’t work. I’ve seen transgender people who you totally wouldn’t know were trans unless someone told you. And you just know there’s going to be times where there’s a woman that just happens to look masculine trying to use the women’s room, and someone stops her from using the “wrong” bathroom. Or even vice versa, for that matter.

    I don’t doubt that the people behind these think they’re fighting a real problem (though I think they’re misguided), but it seems to just create more problems.