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Nike 30th Anniversary Ad Features Colin Kaepernick, Causing Republicans Heads To Explode

The first person to start the NFL kneeling silent protest is the face of the 30th anniversary "Just Do It" ad campaign from NIKE.
Nike 30th Anniversary Ad Features Colin Kaepernick, Causing Republicans Heads To Explode

Nike released their 30th anniversary ad and it features none other than Colin Kaepernick- and wow, is it a powerful and stunning ad. This ad is specifically for their "Just Do It" motto and features the following saying:

"Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything."

WOW. Just wow.

BREAKING: Nike had been paying Colin Kaepernick all along, waiting for the right moment. That moment is now, as he becomes the face of the company’s 30th anniversary of the “Just Do It” campaign.

— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell)

Nike signed Kaepernick back in 2011 and apparently kept paying him this whole time, although he was not used in any ads for the last 2 years.

Nike's Vice Presdient, Gino Fisanotti, told ESPN:

"We believe Colin is one of the most inspirational athletes of this generation, who has leveraged the power of sport to help move the world forward. We wanted to energize its meaning and introduce 'Just Do It' to a new generation of athletes."

Republican/Racist Twitter had a big old meltdown about it, burning and shredding their Nike apparel - after they had already bought it. Derp.

This idiot:

Our Soundman just cut the Nike swoosh off his socks. Former marine. Get ready multiply that by the millions.

— John Rich (@johnrich)

This idiot too:

Yep! Peace out
Another Marine and American cutting you out!

— Brian Copeland (@F3Moist)

This MAGA idiot:

Literally me right now, not even joking.

— the slan (@the_slan)

This moron:

I'm burning all my Nike gear... video #1...

— Ryan Harden (@ArtenenAeolus)

Many more of these pathetic, whiny tweets on under the hashtag #BoycottNike, if you want a giggle.

Just last week, Kaepernick was given a in court when a judge ruled that his collusion case against that NFL can go to trial, versus summary judgment, which the NFL wanted. This doesn't mean Kaepernick will necessarily prevail on his lawsuit, but it allows the case to move forward in a different fashion.

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Let's see what kind of nasty tweet comes from twitler tomorrow morning. I am sure he has some deep thoughts to share about the NFL and protests and how athletes need to follow their masters orders.

Good job, Nike.

Update: YES, John Brennan. YES.

Colin Kaepernick drew our collective attention to the problem of continued racial injustice in America. He did so not to disrespect our flag but to give meaning to the words of the preamble of our Constitution—“in order to form a more perfect union.” Well done, Colin, well done.

— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan)

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