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Bill O'Reilly Dragged His Innocent Corgi Into The NFL Kneeling Debate, And Now People Are Dragging Him

"Bill O'Reilly doesn't know dogs have knees."

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One thing he has been doing is posting photos on Instagram of his very cute corgi Holly.

In fact, his whole Instagram is almost entirely Holly pics. All of the captions are pretty simple.

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But for some reason, on Monday, O'Reilly decided to spice up his normal Holly pic by wading into the kneeling debate in the NFL. "Holly would never take a knee during the National Anthem even if she had knees," he wrote on this photo.

He got a lot of reaction on both Instagram and Twitter!

Holly would never take a knee during the National Anthem even if she had knees. Check her out on Instagram:… https://t.co/SwwFZbxGbx

People are mad Holly was being dragged into this debate.

@billoreilly Shut it O'Reilly. Any dog would make a better person than you because they have no concept of bigotry and misogyny.

And many wanted justice for Holly.

Only Bill O’Reilly could be the owner of the world’s only sad corgi https://t.co/96bGth6ucv

"She's a DOG and doesn't understand racism. If she could, she'd probably be as anxious to do something about the problem as the rest of us," said one Holly stan.

@billoreilly She's a DOG and doesn't understand racism. If she could, she'd probably be as anxious to do something… https://t.co/9gfVnaRoia

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They tweeted photos of their own dogs to counter it.

@billoreilly Wish she was more like Louie in standing with any and all doggos who want to exercise their constituti… https://t.co/XEXhCT6hcT

But most people's response was, um, dogs have knees.

Among other distortions of reality, the denial of systemic racism can lead to an inability to acknowledge the exist… https://t.co/ip3XadqTWc

They really do!

Corgis have knees, you racist fuck https://t.co/YsZrnuX3cV

It's true!

Bill O'Reilly doesn't know dogs have knees. https://t.co/ktg8bmlhg1

Things r now getting weird.

Holly the corgi with the skull of Bill O’Reilly, whom she ate. #stinktober

TL;DR: It's 2017, so people are yelling at Bill O'Reilly online that his dog is both woke and has knees.

Get me out of here.

Stephanie McNeal is a social news editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

Contact Stephanie McNeal at stephanie.mcneal@buzzfeed.com.

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