In the sports world, we are guilty of romantic revisionism.
Our memories make runners faster, home runs farther, collisions bigger.
Supporters of the Confederate flag are guilty of romantic revisionism, too, when they suggest it's a symbol of Southern pride and tradition and not, as many of us believe, White supremacy.
It needs to go away. Now.
"First of all, not all history is good," basketball coach Rob Evans said.
"I don't support any symbol that divides people," Cardinals running back Andre Ellington said.
It is personal to many with connections to the South, who have experienced...