Originally Posted by Agamemnon
The pioneers didn't commit genocide against the indians. They came into conflict with them, killed and were killed by them, but the genocide you are speaking of was the result of disease and military action by the U.S. Government. Only the most mush-brained fools would see "Pioneers" as an offensive team name.
Again, this isn't about the name Pioneers, it's about using Daniel Boone as the mascot.