Papa John’s Tells Off Neo-Nazis in Tweets Apologizing Over Anthem Protest Remarks

Papa John’s Pizza has been inserted itself in the national dialogue in recent weeks, specifically in relation to the ongoing NFL anthem protests.

During a conference call, CEO John Schnatter took heat for blaming the NFL for their hurt sales in recent months in the wake of its players kneeling during the national anthem. Such criticisms were praised by the white supremacist website The Daily Stormer and they were branded “the official pizza of the alt-right.” Schnatter had to quickly disavow such customers.

On Tuesday evening Papa John’s cleared the air on Twitter and offered an apology to anyone who was offended (except for Nazis):

Blue-Check Twitter didn’t exactly take their apology to heart.

[image via Ken Wolter /]

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