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Robert Henson Only Respects the Opinions of Taco Bell Employees

PHILADELPHIA - DECEMBER 7: A man enters a closed Taco Bell restaurant at Franklin Mills Mall December 7, 2006 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Taco Bell restaurants in the Philadelphia area have closed voluntarily for testing, after five people who contracted an E. coli illness, dined at a Taco Bell restaurant before falling ill.  (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)
Jack StentwillerContributor ISeptember 22, 2009

Robert Henson has made a big splash today with a ''tweet'' from last evening.

When I first heard about this, I thought,  "Who?" Then I wondered why the guy behind Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear was so concerned about Redskins fans. Soon I learned that Henson actually plays for the 'Skins (sort of). Here is what Henson said.

"All you fake half hearted Skins fan can .. I won't go there but I dislike you very strongly, don't come to Fed Ex to boo dim wits!!

He continued, "No I didn't play but I still made more than you in a year and you'd switch spots with me in a second ... The question is who are you to say you know what's best for the team and you work 9 to 5 at Mcdonalds."

All of this because of boos? How could Henson be so naive and immature? Sixth-round draft picks who are not contributing on the field should probably not be criticizing the fans.

I would be interested to know if anyone can defend Henson on any level. I really do not understand where he is coming from. Maybe I do not understand the plight of entitled, spoiled, private school, scholarship-awarded, young football players. Is it possible Henson is misunderstood? Even if he is, I feel inclined to rip him for saying something that stupid.

Stupid doesn't even cover it. Saying his tweets are stupid is like saying Charlie Weis could kind of use Nutri-System. Henson's quotes were all-time. He will not be a Redskin for long.

 

 

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