Outspoken sports personality Dave Portnoy took to Twitter to share his take on Roe v. Wade being overturned by the Supreme Court. Here’s what he had to say.
What Happened: Dave Portnoy, who is the founder of Barstool Sports, held an emergency press conference on Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) Friday to share his personal comments on the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade.
Portnoy stressed before his rant that it was his personal opinions and not those of Barstool Sports, a company that is partially owned by Penn National Gaming Inc (NASDAQ: PENN).
Portnoy called the decision by the Supreme Court “pure insanity” and argued that we are “going backwards in time” as a country.
“It makes no sense how anybody thinks its their right to tell a woman what to do with her body,” Portnoy said.
Portnoy said some will criticize the argument and support the decision for states to decide …