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9 Sportswriters Who Hated On Bill Simmons For Interviewing President Obama

Bill Simmons interviewed Barack Obama on his podcast today. And the Internet freaked out about it. Sportswriters, bloggers, and fans took to Twitter to rag on Simmons with the hashtag #SportsguyObamaCast. As with all hashtag memes, some of the tweets were pretty hilarious while others were lame as hell. Most focused on the Simmons-isms and crackpot theories that writers always criticize Simmons for leaning on.
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