Posts Tagged ‘michael vick and nike’

just say no

Nike® cuts sponsorship with Lance Armstrong. (Translation:  You’ll never ride again and people won’t see our logo.)

Nike® re-signs Michael Vick.  (Translation:  Hey, Mike, nice to see you on the field every weekend showin’ the Nike logo!)

Follow the money.  Always follow the money.


*Groucho Marx


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Stay Classy Nike!


“Just Do It®”

July 27, 2007 – “Nike is concerned by the serious and highly disturbing allegations made against Michael Vick, and we consider any cruelty to animals inhumane and abhorrent,” Nike spokesman Dean Stoyer said in a statement.  Source.

December 11, 2007 – Michael Vick convicted for running a dogfighting organization. Source.

May 21, 2009 – Michael Vick released from prison. Source.

September 30, 2009 – Michael Vick  re-signs with Nike.  “Mike has a long-standing, great relationship with Nike, and he looks forward to continuing that relationship,” his agent, Joel Segal, said Wednesday. Source.

“There’s no whore like an old whore.”


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