The St. Paul Pioneer Press ran a story Tuesday about the good luck charm of Packers’ quarterback Aaron Rodgers — the beard of a sideline technician. Rodgers is known to give it a little yank for good luck during games. OK, fun little fluff piece.
But whoever is running the Press’ Twitter feed didn’t think the story was quite fun enough, and went ahead and posted this gem:
The post was quickly deleted, and the Press offered blogger Romanesko this defense:
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