The George Floyd murder in Minneapolis led to protests in major cities across the country.

Cubs hero Dexter Fowler had this to say

President Obama:

Nike said Don’t Do It

And Mayor Lightfoot gave President Trump a piece of her mind

Lightfoot’s own reaction to the Floyd video

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In other moments, earlier in the week:

Kyle Schwarber rewatched the 2016 World Series win

Kris Bryant shows his baby boy how they won it all

Jason Kipnis of the 2016 Cleveland runners-up has mixed emotions about returning home to play for the Cubs

Tim Anderson = still awesome fun

Sox legend Ron Kittle lives for the open road

OUCH Tarik Cohen

Clean-shaven Lovie selfie

Jay Cutler spent time in Montana

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Well done MT. Until next time.

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D Wade and his daughter with matching red hair

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♬ Deep End Freestyle – Sleepy Hallow

The Worm approves

Kendall Gill’s son beat the former Flyin’ Illini in a footrace for the 1st time

Home Run Inn frozen pizzas are selling like hotcakes

COVID-19 victims memorialized on front page of NYT, including Marco DiFranco

Troubling totals

Jeremih hosted an online show for his hometown

Birthdays for the nyalas at Brookfield Zoo