Blacklisted: Smithsonian Honors Kaepernick As NAACP Calls For NFL Boycott

Blacklisted: Smithsonian Honors Kaepernick As NAACP Calls For NFL Boycott

Earlier this week, the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History announced that they will feature several Colin Kaepernick artifacts in an upcoming exhibit. Damion Thomas, the museum’s sports curator, told USA Today: “The National Museum of African American History and Culture has nearly 40,000 items in our collection. The Colin Kaepernick collection is in line with […]

After The Protests: Kaepernick’s Future Is Uncertain

After The Protests: Kaepernick’s Future Is Uncertain

2016 was a big year for Colin Kaepernick. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback became a household name after he refused to stand for the national anthem, choosing instead to “stand with the people that are being oppressed“. The decisions was unpopular with many football fans, and it garnered tons of national media coverage. While the political debates played […]

Kaepernick Doesn’t Think Voting Can Change Anything

Kaepernick Doesn’t Think Voting Can Change Anything

  Colin Kaepernick may have lost some of his clout with liberals after it was revealed that, not only did he not vote in the 2016 election, he never even registered to vote. That fact could taint Kaepernick’s protest movement going forward. During the weekend’s game between New England and San Francisco, Scott Hanson of NFL RedZone took a shot at the […]

Kaepernick Is Pissing Off All The Right People

Kaepernick Is Pissing Off All The Right People

When the Buffalo Bills faced off against the San Francisco 49ers this week, there was a noticeable new trend: several Bills fans were wearing Anti-Kaepernick shirts that caught the eye of the media. Outside New Era Field, vendors were selling a particularly offensive shirt that featured an image of the quarterback with a rifle-scope fixed on him. Anti-Kaepernick shirts […]

Kaepernick Gets The South Park Treatment

Kaepernick Gets The South Park Treatment

In the Season 20 premiere of Comedy Central’s South Park, Trey Parker and Matt Stone addressed the Colin Kaepernick controversy. The episode was titled “Member Berries”, and USA Today called it “a hilarious jab at the over-the-top media coverage Kaepernick’s action of kneeling has received”. This is definitely inside South Park’s wheelhouse. In the past, they’ve dealt with the Washington Redskins […]

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