Breaking Bad's Jonathan Banks Calls for Redskins Name Change

Tuesday September 17th, 2013

Jonathan Banks, better known to fans of Breaking Bad as the no-nonsense 'cleaner' Mike Ehrmantraut, has called for the Washington Redskins to change their name. Banks sat down recently on comedian Paul F. Tompkins' interview series Speakeasy, and the D.C. native and longtime football fan quickly joined the growing chorus of people asking the for a new, less racially insensitive, name for the team.

"Even if there are two American Indians out there who don't want to be called Redskins, just change the name," Banks said.

No half measures, Dan Snyder.


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