VCU fans educate RVA Mayor on hashtag usage

Newly elected Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney celebrated VCU's win over UMass Saturday with a tweet that had a little too much in common with the Rams' biggest rival.
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<p dir="ltr" lang="en">VCU vs. UMass? Snow problem! Congrats Rams on a good win in RVA. <a href="">#OneRichmond</a>
— Levar M. Stoney (@LevarStoney) <a href="">January 7, 2017</a></blockquote>
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Stoney's congratulatory tweet concluded with the #OneRichmond hashtag, coincidentally the semi-recently adapted slogan of crosstown rival, Richmond. While Ram fans were appreciative of Stoney's props, they quickly stepped in to educate the new Mayor of his Ram Nation infraction.

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Stoney is a graduate of James Madison University, a major football rival of the Richmond Spiders and former semi-rival of VCU on the hardwood.


[caption id="attachment_19770" align="aligncenter" width="463"]<a href=""><img class="size-full wp-image-19770" src="" alt="" width="463" height="306" /></a> Stoney (right) pictured with city councilman and former mayoral candidate John Baliles at a recent Rams win.[/caption]

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