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presidents

Inspired by (and lifting large amounts of code from) Trey Causey's investigation of the language that ESPN uses to discuss white and non-white quarterbacks, I similarly wondered about the language ESPN uses to discuss white and non-white Presidents. For instance, a common stereotype is that non-white Presidents assassinate their citizens using unmanned drones, while white Presidents assassinate their citizens using polonium-210. Do such stereotypes creep into sportswriting?

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