Note: This article contains coarse language that may offend some readers.
It was a raucous night in Phoenix on Tuesday night, as the president once again gave a real stemwinder of a speech.
Fortunately, one protester was there to provide relief.Screenshot: CBS 5/Twitter
This guy. He’s becoming the stuff of internet legend.
Watch his form as he kicks a tear gas grenade back at the cops.
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Seconds later: A star is born.
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As the voiceover in the video notes, he was hit “right in the nuts.” Ouch.
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It doesn’t appear like it was a rubber bullet like the Phoenix reporter claims, but possibly the return fire of a tear gas canister.
Hardest hit?Screenshot: ITV via Twitter
In a classic plot twist, a man wearing a Kaepernick jersey was spotted coming to his rescue.
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Colin, is that you?Screenshot: CBS 5/Twitter
Regardless, it’s going to be a long, hot four years for Resistance fighters. And if you’ve gotta protest, don’t be like this guy.
Because as everyone on Twitter noticed: He fought the law and the law won.
— Michelle Malkin (@michellemalkin) August 23, 2017
That freaking outstanding!
— David Conca 🇺🇸 (@DavidCConca) August 23, 2017
Ha! Ha! Ha! Great shot for a small target!
— Timm 🐸 (@timm2million) August 23, 2017
Notice at the end Kapernick comes in to save the day. Why not. He doesnt have anything else to do.
— Fighting Irish (@tjmal) August 23, 2017
This never gets old!
— Denise (@westieTX) August 23, 2017
You’ve just gotta love the internet. Because that’s instant gold.