Tom Brady Skillfully Evades Questions About Colin Kaepernick Nike Ad

There fixed it for you. #maga,’ Trump Jr 40 wrote in the caption

And today - after the Swoosh ran a film starring the polarizing athlete during the National Football League regular season opener last night - the president had more to say.

The two-minute ad highlights superstar athletes LeBron James, Serena Williams and others, and touches on the controversy of NFL player protests during the national anthem.

He's received a book deal, television deal, several media awards - and now he headlines this ad campaign, which is meant to celebrate the 30th anniversary Nike's famous slogan, "Just do it".

"If people say your dreams are insane, if they laugh at what you think you can do: good, stay that way", Kaepernick begins.

Donald Trump Jr. has posted a response to Nike's controversial new ad featuring Colin Kaepernick.

While the motto of the ad is "Don't ask if your dreams are insane, ask if they're insane enough" - many have honed into the one that tells Kaepernick's story: "Believe in something, even if it means losing everything".

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Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything.

"Investors on Robinhood are buying Nike stock 300% more than they are selling, compared to 12% last week", Robinhood's data scientist Sahill Poddar told Business Insider on Tuesday. "Stay that way", Kaepernick said in his voice-over, before appearing on-screen toward the end of the ad.

"As far as Kaepernick and all that's concerned, we all have the freedom of speech and he's using it in a way that's non-violent which is something you just have to respect as an American", he said. "You can be darn sure that Nike has done its research and knows what will move its product and who this campaign will resonate with". He continued to throw red meat to his political base with a tweet early Friday morning that asked, "What was Nike thinking?". He's also frequently used his Twitter account as a platform to speak out against violence, addressing the Charlottesville riots and the Tulsa, Oklahoma police shooting in previous years.

"I stand for anybody that believes in change".

Like Kaepernick, Boyer is who I turn to when I want opinions on the bigger issues in this country and how they relate to sports.

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