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  1. Blogger hired to defend Redskins name resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | USA Today

    ... helped found a "Redskins Pride" caucus of Virginia legislators. - Tribbett is the political operative who sank George Allen's campaign for the U.S. Senate from Virginia in 2006 when Tribbett took video of Allen using the word "macaca." Allen is the ...

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  2. Political Blogger Hired To Defend Redskins Name Resigns After 2 WeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Post Game

    ... debate to move back to where it should be. Tribbett's main claim to fame on Not Larry Sabato was breaking the George Allen "macaca" story in 2006. During a campaign stop while running for a second term as U.S. Senator from Virginia, Allen used the ...

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  3. Political Blogger Hired by Redskins Resigns after Two WeeksRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... Indian Country Today Media Network posted links to Tribbett's 2006 blog, where he railed against former-Sen. George Allen's (R-Va.) use of "macaca" in reference to a Democratic staffer. The Network, which is owned by the Oneida Indian Nation, also ...

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  4. Blogger Hired By Washington Football Team To Defend Team Name ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | City Paper

    ... now-shuttered Not Larry Sabato blog and made a name for himself when he broke the story of former Virginia Sen. George Allen calling an Indian-American man affiliated with his opponent's campaign "macaca," a slur meaning monkey. Since the Washington ...

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  5. Blogger helping Redskins departsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... well-known University of Virginia political analyst. In 2006, Tribbett broke the story of former Virginia Sen. George Allen referring to the volunteer of a campaign opponent as "macaca" -- the slur contributed to Allen's defeat by James Webb. The ...

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  6. Blogger Hired To Defend Redskins Name Resigns After Two WeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    ... means so much to so many people." Tribbett made his name as the blogger who first posted the video of then-Sen. George Allen (R-VA) referring to an opposing staffer as a "macaca," an obscure term that Tribbett insisted was a racial slur then ...

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  7. Blogger hired by Redskins to protect name quits after two weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | TSN.ca

    ... Virginia politics as an advocate for liberal issues. He is perhaps best known for leading the attacks on Sen. George Allen for using the word "macaca" to describe an American of Indian descent during Allen's ill-fated re-election campaign in 2006. ...

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  8. Blogger Hired by Redskins Resigns After 2 WeeksRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | NBC Washington

    ... und the time he took the Redskins job. In 2006, as WTOP noted, Tribbett broke the story of former Virginia Sen. George Allen referring to a Jim Webb volunteer by a word that some claimed was a racial slur.

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  9. Redskins' recently hired political blogger to quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | CBS Sports

    ... slurs against Natives: http://t.co/nyOSC21Z1d Basically, back in 2006 Tribbett was the guy who busted Senator George Allen for using a slur against an Indian man in the employ of an opponent while campaigning. While writing about this incident, ...

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  10. Blogger hired by Redskins to help defend team name announces resignation on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... 'Not Larry Sabato,' where he broke the story of Redskins executive Bruce Allen's brother, former Virgina Sen. George Allen, referring to an opponent as a 'macaca' in 2006 . Tribbett recently shut down his blog, but critics of his hiring pointed to ...

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  11. Tribbett tweets Redskins resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Politico

    ... Tribbett rose to national fame in 2006, when he uncovered the story of former Virginia Republican Sen. George Allen calling his opponent a "macaca." The story, which he broke on his progressive blog Not Larry Sabato, became a major issue in the 2006 ...

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  12. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... him began with an incident in Virginia in 1996, when a slur against an Indian-American - a "macaca," as Sen. George Allen called a videoographer working for an opponent - went viral on YouTube wrecked Allen's campaign and Senate career. Video ...

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  13. Democratic Strategist Hired to Boost D.C. Football Team Resigns Under PressureRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Slate

    ... coals , pointing out that Tribbett had played a key role in pushing the "Macada" tape -- the video of then-Sen. George Allen pointlessly insulting an Indian-American tracker with an obscure word for "monkey." He's called that racist; he was now ...

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  14. Redskins Defender Tweeted About ScalpingAfter taking politician to bat for slur.Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... name and has a backlog of offensive tweets to boot. Blooger Ben Tribbett published a video of then-Senator George Allen using the racial slur "macaca" in 2006. Four years later, he was tweeting from Las Vegas, "Just took Chief for his last 300. I'd ...

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  15. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe takes officeRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2014 | WUSA9.com

    ... audience were six former Virginia Governors, the outgoing Bob McDonnell, Chuck Robb, Doug Wilder, Mark Warner, George Allen and Tim Kaine. Speaker Bill Howell presented the new Governor, " I have the honor of present to the sovereign people of ...

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  16. RSLC Goes In With Developers to Turn Tide in NY State SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | OpenSecrets

    ... in opposition research. Old Dominion's clients in the 2012 election cycle included Virginia Republican George Allen's Senate campaign; Make Us Great Again , the super PAC backing Texas Gov. Rick Perry's bid for the GOP presidential nomination; and ...

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  17. Today, in "How to Find the Lede": The Macaca AdventureRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Slate

    ... 'Not Larry Sabato,' where he broke the story of Redskins executive Bruce Allen's brother, former Virgina Sen. George Allen, referring to an opponent as a 'macaca' in 2006 . Hang on - he did? It took a weekend and a day for the great Evan ...

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  18. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... him began with an incident in Virginia in 1996, when a slur against an Indian-American - a "macaca," as Sen. George Allen called a videoographer working for an opponent - went viral on YouTube wrecked Allen's campaign and Senate career. Video ...

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  19. Redskins Hire Liberal Blogger to Fight Name-Change PressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Mediaite.com

    ... Tribbett made a name for himself with the "Not Larry Sabato" blog, which was the first place senate candidate George Allen' s infamous "macaca" video appeared online. "I have been a Redskins fan my entire life," Tribbett said of the move. "It is an ...

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  20. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe takes officeRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2014 | WUSA9.com

    ... audience were six former Virginia Governors, the outgoing Bob McDonnell, Chuck Robb, Doug Wilder, Mark Warner, George Allen and Tim Kaine. Speaker Bill Howell presented the new Governor, " I have the honor of present to the sovereign people of ...

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