Wait, Were Mike Vick’s Comments About Colin Kaepernick’s Afro All for a TV Show?

Michael Vick (Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)
Michael Vick (Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

So, last month Michael Vick fell into the sunken place after he took his black ass on Fox’s FS1 and made all kinds of respectability-politics comments about Colin Kaepernick’s gloriously fluffy Afro.

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Vick was immediately uninvited to the national black cookout, but now it looks as if all of his comments served as perfect fodder for Baller Wives, a VH1 show that Vick and his Kijafa just happen to star on.

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Although the show doesn’t premiere until Aug. 14, a sneak peak reveals an argument between Vick and his wife, Kijafa, over his Kaepernick comments.

“Why does he have to change his hair to get a job?” Kijafa asks, TMZ Sports reports.

“I don’t know, Kijafa; I was wrong,” Mike responds.

He then tries to explain himself: “I shouldn’t have said what I said. No one in any race should be stereotyped based on the way they look, dress, act—but that’s the reality of the world we live in.”

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In the end, Kijafa put her husband on booty ban, but it seems rather revealing that Mike made the comments so close to the inaugural episode of a show that I hope I don’t accidentally watch.

Read more at TMZ Sports.

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DISCUSSION

thehostilenegress
Dhiraj Naseen

I’m pro-fluffy hair, though I finally traded my ‘fro for locks because tangles are real.

With that said, I dislike Kaepernick’s fro myself.

It never seems fluffed right. Maybe I”m seeing bad pics? It always looks flat on one side...