15 Sep '11, 11pm

Nebraska Football Punts TransCanada Out Of Its Stadium #nokxl

Please put aside your college football loyalties for one minute and give the University of Nebraska its due for standing up to TransCanada, the corporation that is trying to build the 1,700-mile long Keystone XL pipeline that would carry tar sands oil from Alberta to the Gulf Coast. Today the university's athletic department announced that it is has ended its sponsorship agreement with TransCanada after several people justifiably complained about the pipeline corporation's advertising in the stadium. If you don't know about Nebraska football, it's something akin to a secular religion in the Cornhusker state. Former coach Tom Osborne--he's sort of the Pope of Husker football--said that the program doesn't want to engage in politics, which is why they pulled the sponsorship. UPDATE: News is coming in that the university may have been responding to pressure from concerned cit...

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