Politics President Obama defends NFL's Colin Kaepernick

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  1. Tim

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    President Obama on Monday defended San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision not to stand during the playing of the national anthem.

    “[H]e’s following his constitutional right to make a statement,” Obama said at a press conference in Hangzhou, China, responding to a question about the quarterback. “I think there’s a long history of sports figures doing so.”

    The president added, “I don’t doubt his sincerity. I think he cares about some real, legitimate issues that have to be talked about. And if nothing else, he’s generated some conversation around some topics that need to be talked about it.”

    Kaepernick has refused to stand for the pre-game playing of the national anthem, citing racial injustice and the oppression of minorities in America.

    https://nypost.com/2016/09/05/obama-defends-kaepernicks-national-anthem-protest/

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    the all american prez!

    what an outstanding example he is for progressive cunts! :yay:

    i forget. is his wife still proud of america? :dontknow:


    fuck obama, bof of them! he uses the constitution when it suits him.
    i understand the right to not stand but it's disrespectful. IMO!
     
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    ok
    pretty reasonable response

    the qb fella
    his problem here isn't that he's making some stand that he feels is important
    his problem is that he's not very good at the qb stuff it seems


    ali could say anything
    he was the king of the fucking hill
     
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    KDK12 Well-Known Member

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    Wow I'm shocked! They're both angry mullato's. Obama's notoriously anti-white/anti-America.
     
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    i get the impression that 1/2 white, black people are some of the angriest fuckers out there.
     
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    Good it's the QB's right, like it or not.

    Thanks Obama!!
     
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    once again, Our Great President just stated the facts.

    he's never wrong, and always well thought out and reasoned in his responses. :golfclap:
     
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    :facepalm:
     
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    Well duh- they spend their whole lives saying "missed it by THAT much".
     
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    he would also "defend" your right to be a knucklehead.

    he's a CONSTITUTIONAL ATTORNEY.
     
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    You're my favorite troll :lo5:
     
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    i learned from the best. :hersh:
     
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    People are saying he acted like a child or a spoiled brat or an asshole - repeatedly being disruptive during the anthem is pretty childish- but no one said his behavior was illegal.

    Obama's point, much like all of your posts, was useless.
     
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    Gotta hand it to obama and the posters here. I totally thought he was going to be arrested for this. Thanks for the explanations, you learn something new every day!
     
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    Shock. Worst president ever stays true to form. Hitlery wants to bring in 5 times the muzzies the worst president ever has brought in and grant amnesty to all the undocumented democrats.
     
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    So the half black president who hasn't done shit for blacks the last 8 years other than point the finger at the white boogeyman is supporting this nonsense..what a surprise...
     
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    your OP said he was asked a question. he answered it.

    correctly.
     
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    So the President of the United States felt the need to address the decision of a scrub football player who won't even be in the league next year?

    Great use of your time and your staff's time, Mr. Obama. Incredible priority management.
     
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    So finally Obama has figured out not to take sides in this race nonsense? Was that so fucking hard you dipshit?
     
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    Worst president ever stays true to form. Hitlery wants to bring in 5 times the muzzies the worst president ever has brought in and grant amnesty to all the undocumented democrats


    shut your piehole, traitor.