Sports Website Wants New Writers…They Just Don’t Want White Guys
SB Nation is looking to hire more writers for “Beyond the Box Score,” but apparently they’re not overly interested in white guys.
They posted a jobs announcement on Twitter seeking potential new writers stating, “We’re also passionate about making online baseball writing a more welcoming and diverse place.”
We’re also passionate about making online baseball writing a more welcoming and diverse place. pic.twitter.com/gufnsIILlU
— Beyond the Box Score (@BtBScore) July 5, 2016
One section of the job description says, “At BtBS, we’re troubled by the fact that the online baseball writing community is over-populated by young white men. If you’re a member of a group that is under-represented in baseball media, we would love for you to apply and help us change that.” (SLIDESHOW: These
Looks like the PC bros over at SB Nation have struck again with one of the most ridiculous job postings in sports you’ll see.