Ed Driscoll

To Be Fair, They Do Have To Be Canadian-Compliant

One of Ace’s co-bloggers writes that “The NHL Is No Longer Ace of Spades Lifestyle Compliant“, because Dallas Stars player Sean Avery was suspended for–gasp!–using the phrase “sloppy seconds” to describe his former girlfriends?

(And you thought that the NFL was the No Fun League!)

But given that the NHL is the national sport of Canada, and that Canada is a nation where the “Human Rights” Commission will take up the case of an aging stripper suing her boss for being fired, is it all that surprising that the NHL would want to stick the boot that’s on the cover of The Tyranny of Nice deeply into Avery’s backside?