Eli Christman / CC Fred gets social media backlash for Roller Derby opinion Toronto, ON, Canada / 102.1 the Edge Fred & Mel July 29, 2015 08:05 am So yesterday Fred talked about why he doesn’t think Roller Derby should be an Olympic sport and his social media was showered with nothing but support of his opinion. Ok, not really…. UGH! So offensive! Can't take it seriously? https://t.co/6y1fFmXMbJ— Alana (@CrzyNakedCatLdy) July 28, 2015 @Fearless_Fred heard you were dissing roller derby. Don't think you've got all the info! Challenge you to come out and see my athletes/tryit— Striking Vikings (@VikingsStrike) July 28, 2015 This morning Fred responded to his social media backlash.