jerk of the week

Chipper Jones (@RealCJ10), a former baseball player for the Atlanta Braves, riled up social media this week with a rather uninformed tweet about the horrendous shootings at Sandy Hook.  Not surprisingly, his tweet was met with harsh criticism, particularly from friends and family members who lost loved ones in the shooting.

chipper jones sandy hook tweetJones did tweet out an apology, lame though it was, after the backlash from his tweet.  I’m not sue what’s more disappointing though – the fact that he felt he could tweet this in the first place or that it garnered 314 favorites…

 

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