[ Indistinct chatter ]
Hello, everyone,and welcome back.
We are live atSouth Park Elementary school,
where the localgirls volleyball team
is about to take onthe Jefferson Sabers.
And, Jim, it is a packed.
Sell-out crowd tonight --the first time in team history.
Everyone turning outto see what's gonna happen.
That's right, Mike.All eyes tonight
are of course on 4th graderNichole Daniels.
Will she sit or standfor the national anthem?
This week, with athletesall over the country
sitting down forthe national anthem,
the question oneveryone's mind is,
what is thislittle girl gonna do?
She's not gonna sit down.Why would she?
Screw that. I got a hundredbucks riding on this.
Come on, Nichole!Sit it out!
MAN: Now please risefor the national anthem.
This is it!
[ "The Star Spangled Banner"plays ]
ANNOUNCER #1:The national anthem starts.
Nichole Daniels seemsto be waiting.
So far, no sign of --
Oh, and Heidi Turneris sitting down!
[ Crowd gasping ]
ANNOUNCER #2: Mike,this is totally unexpected.
All eyes were on Nicholewhen Heidi Turner
comes out of nowhereand sits down for --
And there goesMeagan Ridley!
The crowd is going wild.What a turn of events.
Let's check in with Dave.
Ed and Mike, I've just lookedat the girls' Twitter accounts,
and it appears they are sittingout the national anthem
to protest allthe harassment and trolling
they receive on the Internet!
Complete surprise, Dave.Nobody saw this coming.
Three girlsnow sitting down, and --
and finallythere goes Nichole.
-Wow!-Yeah, 100 bucks!
And now as the anthem drawsto a close, this thing is over.
The final result --four athletes sitting out
on the national anthem,three of them not even black.
A shockerhere in South Park.
Thanks for joining us.
Oh, my God,that was great!
Uh, play ball.
[ Whistle blows ]
Will She Sit or Stand?
The entire town turns out to see who will sit or stand for the National Anthem at the Girl's Volleyball Game.