Thursday July 31st, 2014

A Washington Post reader leapt to the defense of beloved cartoon character Fred Flintstone after columnist Sally Jenkins described Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice domestic violence incident as "going all Flintstone on his wife."

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Martin Kramer of Takoma Park wrote a passionate response letter explaining the depths of Fred's devotion to Wilma, and that he would never raise a hand to her.

Washington Post via Deadspin

Fred would also probably have been a superior running back to Rice, considering he could power the family car with just his feet.


-Brendan Maloy

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