• Papa John's apologizes for criticizing NFL anthem protests

    2 days ago - By Review Journal

    Papa John's apologized Tuesday night for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem.
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  • Twitter Isn't Buying Papa John's Apology for Blaming Poor Sales on the NFL Protests

    Twitter Isn't Buying Papa John's Apology for Blaming Poor Sales on the NFL Protests

    2 days ago - By Fortune

    Papa John's wants to iron out any confusion about whose side it's on.
    First, CEO John Schnatter accused the NFL of hurting the chain's sales and profits with its ongoing protests, leading to the Daily Stormer giving the pizza the designation of official pizza of the alt-right. Papa John's pzza wasn't too hot on this appointment, and sought to distance itself by saying that the chain condemns " racism in all forms and any and all hate groups that support it ."
    Unfortunately, the statement wasn't enough to dispel the bad image Papa John's has been developing over the last two weeks. So the...
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