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The 1491s Love You

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The 1491s Are At NICWA

We are posting this picture very seriously, because Bobby says Turtle Talk is very serious.     L-R: Sheldon Spotted Elk (Casey), Erin Dougherty (NARF), Bobby Wilson (1491s), Victoria Sweet (NCJFCJ), Addie Smith (NICWA), Christina Snider (NCAI), Kate Fort (ILPC). 

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Who Won 2014? Fourth Round — The Final Eight

Here are the category finals in all four categories: Category 1 — Indian nations #1 Alaska Native tribes v. #3 Bay Mills Indian Community Alaska Native tribes knock off the Wisconsin Oneidas, who made a very good showing against the … Continue reading

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Who Won American Indian Law and Policy 2014? Third Round Bracket 2 of 2

Now for the other half of the bracket. Category 3 — People and Parties Notably, this is an all-woman category semifinal. Damn right. #1 Hon. Diane Humetewa v. #4 Sarah Deer Judge Humetewa knocks off Bill Wood with 74 percent … Continue reading

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Who Won American Indian Law and Policy, 2014, Second Round, Bracket 4 of 4

Now we move onto the Category 4 hurricane, groups. #1 1491s v. #9 Cobell settlement beneficiaries The 1491s love Jim Thorpe (I think) but not his captor, winning with 93 percent of the vote. Potheads didn’t get out of bed … Continue reading

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Who Won Indian Law and Policy 2014? First Round Bracket — 7 of 8

Now we move to Category 4, which is another miscellaneous category of sorts. Thanks for bearing with me through this. Category 4 — Groups # 1 1491s Funny people. Appeared on The Daily Show and had a fine time with … Continue reading

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The Daily Show on the Washington Football Team

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1491s Hit MSU

Last night the 1491s performed at the Kellogg and then came by the law school for a reception catered by the incomparable Eva Menefee. Good eats for all. Estrella made it all happen. Eric and Emily were there. Another one, … Continue reading

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1491s in Michigan: February 20-23, 2014

Here: And here: And here (too cold for this pose…):

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Tribal Gaming Per Cap Payments May Decrease Labor Productivity and Increase Fertility (?!?!)

Here is a study of the effects of gaming per capita payments on tribal members of three Michigan tribes (Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe, and Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians). In line with the 1491s’ hilarious video … Continue reading

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