Anthem Flap: No Son, It’s “Oh Say Can You SEE”

The regrettably named Rain Smith reports for the KINGSPORT (TN) TIMES-NEWS that before a local high school baseball game last month, a Powell Valley (VA) ballplayer urinated on the field during the national anthem.

Watering The Field

Acting on a dare, a Powell Valley baseball player lined up with his fellow Vikings for the National Anthem, unzipped his pants and urinated on the field.

Wise County Schools Superintendent Jeff Perry said of the boy’s lapse of judgement, “We want to make this very clear, this kid did nothing that he considered unpatriotic. He’s going to pay for it, but we don’t have to behead him, we don’t have to crucify him.

Amusing? Yep. But not as funny as another reporter, Claire Galofaro of BRISTOL (TB) HERALD-COURIER launching an I-Team investigation into the identity of the kid.
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