Not always, but a lot of the time, a person will protect their account after tweeting a particularly hot take that drew a lot more attention than they were expecting. Broadway dancer Samantha Pollino has protected her account after noting that the media is making a big deal of Tom Brady, whose friendship with President Trump didn’t sideline his career. On the other hand, look what happened to Colin Kaepernick, one of the greatest quarterbacks of our generation.

Here’s Twitter’s explanation for why “Kaepernick” was trending Monday:

They just can’t quit Trump.

Someone behind the controls at Twitter must have thought that was a good tweet that needed more attention.

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