Twitter exploded with a mix of anger, frustration, and general bewilderment at the letter.
Statements about honoring Native Americans “through our words and on the field” rung hollow against his defense of the team’s nickname. And the use of the phrase “Original Americans” struck many as confusing.
These tweets seemed to sum up the public consensus about the letter — and Snyder himself.
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