The Kaepernick/Nike Debate Just Got Weird With A Single Tweet From Iran’s Former President

It seems that everyone with access to the internet has an opinion on how Colin Kaepernick is helping or hurting America.

But can we draw a line when former presidents of foreign countries get involved? Former President of Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is jumping into the court of public opinion, and told the world what he thought of the former NFL quarterback.

He tweeted in defense of Kaepernick,

“The #NFL season will start this week, unfortunately once again @Kaepernick7 is not on a NFL roster. Even though he is one of the best Quarterbacks in the league.”

This hot take immediately got the attention of Americans who wasted no time in letting Mr. Ahmadinejad know how wrong his assessment of Kaepernick’s skills actually was.

Some people wanted to have fun with the ultra conservative former head of state,

But back to Football now,

This one tweet about sums it all up,

Twitter is a strange place indeed.