Martin Luther King, Jr. was a civil rights pioneer who was assassinated. Russell Wilson is a football player who overcame four interceptions to pull out a conference title game, thanks to an all-time choke job by the Packers.
The Seahawks deleted this tweet in which they turned an MLK quote into a Wilson meme, but — and let’s all chant this together — the internet is forever.
The Seattle Seahawks, ladies and gentlemen. Who can blame them, really. Their social media department clearly takes its lead from the team’s starting quarterback.
“Don’t give up, don’t ever give up.” Jim Valvano
— Russell Wilson (@DangeRussWilson) January 19, 2015
Cancer … 16-0 deficit in a home playoff game. Six of one, half a dozen of the other.