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French Soccer Star Antoine Griezmann Takes Down Blackface Photo After Serious Online Blowback

Antoine Griezmann, a footballer for Atlético Madrid, shared a photo on Twitter that got, as you can imagine, a ton of online backlash:

A lot of people obviously had a problem with him dressing up in blackface:

The tweet has since been deleted and he posted this:

[image via Antoine Griezmann]

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