The ignorant minority will always get attention over the less ignorant majority, but people making generalizing comments about this being an American thing obviously haven't spent significant time in other countries. Racism is alive and well all over the world. If anything, the U.S. is comparatively progressive in this arena.
Meh, if he doesn't like it he doesn't like it. Same as philly brown. I won't necessarily change how I refer to them in casual conversation, but if I were talking about them in a public capacity or to them personally I'd respect their wishes.
He and Todman aren't even close. Todman hasn't been terrible or anything, but Wegher has been making plays when he's getting the ball. At the very least, we need to let him start week 4 and get him some quality reps with the 1s in week 3.