On Labor Day, Colin Kaepernick revealed his long-gestating ad campaign with Nike. We’ve already written about the campaign itself. Now let’s talk about the hilarious overreaction. In a feat of grandstanding fit for Mike Pence, some people have been destroying their own Nike apparel to send a message to Nike. That’ll learn ’em.
On Twitter, the people joking about the protest quickly outnumbered the people actually protesting (or pretending to protest).
Some even trolled the protestors by suggesting other things to boycott:
The protests inspired at least one “wait for it” parody video:
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