Though he possibly can be excused for stating the obvious, the fact that a member of the family that founded the Pittsburgh Steelers has called quarterback Ben Roethlisberger an unflattering name definitely is worth pointing.
From SunshineStateNews.com (via TMZ) comes word that Congressman Tom Rooney (R-Fla.), grandson of family patriarch Art Rooney, offered up this observation when asked to identify his favorite football team at a local high school: “The Steelers, I have no choice. But our quarterback is still
Boom, and roasted.
Perhaps the more surprising news is that there are actually members of the Rooney family who aren’t Democrats.