Chris Kluwe declines White House event in Kluwe fashion

Chris Kluwe was honored to receive an invitation for a LBGT event at the White House. But dangit! Kluwe has to practice with the Oakland Raiders, his new team, and can’t attend. Remember, people thought Kluwe had his hands in too many off-the-field matters while with the Minnesota Vikings.

So, Kluwe did the smart thing and declined. But come on, this is Chris Kluwe. He’s not just going check “no” on the form and leave it at that. The punter decided to send a note along with this RSVP and it rocked. See for yourself:


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