Dave Chappelle Nails The Hypocrisy Of Capitol Rioters Who Trashed Colin Kaepernick

Written by on February 12, 2021

Dave Chappelle skewered the hypocrisy of the U.S. Capitol rioters in a stand-up clip that he shared on Instagram late Thursday.

“Watch the tapes. Watch that crowd that advised Colin Kaepernick he can’t kneel throughout a soccer sport making an attempt to beat a police officer to dying with an American flag,” the comic stated of the pro-Trump mob.

“Have a look at that shit,” he added.

Former San Francisco 49er Kaepernick drew anger from the fitting — together with from then-GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump — when in 2016 he took a knee throughout the nationwide anthem earlier than NFL video games to protest police brutality and systemic racism.

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Chappelle elsewhere within the 10-minute video ripped the “cowards” who rejoiced following his optimistic coronavirus analysis in January. The comic was criticized for acting at socially distanced gigs throughout the pandemic.

“There was a faction of individuals, the cowards, who stated, ‘You see that Dave Chappelle, that’s why we keep inside the place it’s protected, and we by no means attempt something.’ Nicely, take pleasure in yourselves, motherfuckers, as a result of I’m higher now,” he stated.

Chappelle additionally hinted on the return of “Chappelle’s Present” to Netflix. The sketch present was faraway from the streaming service in November, at Chappelle’s request, after the comic complained ViacomCBS had licensed his outdated Comedy Central program with out his approval or additional cost to him.

“I requested you to cease watching the present and thank God almighty for you, you probably did,” Chappelle advised the viewers within the clip. “You made that present nugatory as a result of with out your eyes, it’s nothing.”

“And if you stopped watching it they referred to as me. And I acquired my title again. And I acquired my license again, and I acquired my present again, and so they paid me tens of millions of {dollars},” he added. “Thanks very a lot.”


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