Late last year, ESPN’s Rob Parker blanched at the idea that Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III might be a “cornball brother,” aka a black Republican. So, we can only imagine what Parker’s thinking after seeing this tweet from Griffin:

Bam!

Naturally, lefties are freaking out:

https://twitter.com/felixpotvin/status/329340652427046912

https://twitter.com/felixpotvin/status/329341604143968258

Can’t let anyone fall out of lock-step!

Awww, what’s wrong, Oliver? Is it too cornball for you?

(See Editor’s note below.)

Snort. In that case, pass the cornballs!

https://twitter.com/mattC10R10/status/329342025075920897

Some people think that Griffin’s tweet is about basketball player Jason Collins’ announcement that he’s gay:

While others think it might have to do with the Redskins’ possible name change:

In any event, here’s something to keep in mind:

Amen.

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Update:

It turns out RGIII was just getting warmed up. He checked in later to clarify the definition of tyranny, if not the subject of his earlier tweet.

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Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.

Editor’s note: Robert A. George (@RobGeorge) is a conservative. His tongue-in-cheek tweet was included to draw attention to the stupidity of the “cornball brother” concept. We apologize for any confusion.