GQ Names Kaepernick Citizen of the Year

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Before the latest GQ issue hit the newsstands,  it attracted protests and calls to boycott the magazine.

It seems that the decision to name former quarterback-turned-activist, Colin Kaepernick “Citizen of the Year” didn’t sit well with everyone.

Kaepernick focused on areas he felt were affected by racial inequality, police brutality and other issues that he was protesting by kneeling during the National Anthem.

But that’s not why GQ chose him.

The memes surfaced before the article was published, so the creators didn’t even know why Kaepernick got the title.

Read the full GQ article:


Nick enjoys tech, travel & flying drones. When he's not writing code or articles, he enjoys playing guitar and volleyball. His two favorite places are Thailand and Ecuador.

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