Originally Posted by Yachtzee
The Sockalexis myth gets dug up every time Native Americans come to Cleveland to protest the Indians name and, more specifically, the Chief Wahoo logo. Tribe fans like to cling to the myth as a justification for their argument that they are "honoring" Native American culture by continuing to use a goofy looking charicature.
We need our myths too. Like the one that the 1869 Red Stockings are the ancestors of the current Reds franchise.