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Friday, January 7, 2011

Michael Vick: An Imperfect Human Being Is Forgiven, Time To Move On!

Obama Gives Vick An Early Pardon

Presidents give official pardons at the end other terms in office but it appears that Obama has given an unofficial one to Michael Vick this week. Rumors swirled in Washington and the NFL that the president had given the proverbial thumbs up to the Philadelphia Eagles for picking up Michael Vick right out of jail two years ago. It was finally confirmed on Twitter Monday by Sports Illustrated’s Peter King.

Yes, Obama called Eagle owner Jeffrey Lurie to praise the Eagles for giving Vick a chance. Said too many prisoners never get fair 2d chance.

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Is It OK To Cheer For Michael Vick?

Michael Vick, the comeback story like no other -- the nation's largest ongoing rehabilitation project not named Sheen -- makes his postseason splash Sunday night.

A bigger audience means more fans than ever face this question: Can I embrace the Philadelphia quarterback's singular talents without getting the blood of past sins on me?

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Sources: Atlanta Journal Constitution, CNN, Dallas News, National Geographic, Sports Illustrated, The Source, Twitter, White House, Youtube, Google Maps

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