25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

There are some people who just shouldn’t be allowed to post on social media, and almost all of them are famous people. I will never understand what makes them think they should say the things they say, but here we are. These athletes have gone above and beyond inappropriate into downright dumb territory. Here are some of the most mind-numbingly idiotic tweets athletes have ever posted.

1. Jamal Shuman doesn’t realize that Twitter is public and anyone can see it.

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2. Stevie Johnson suggests a target for North Korea to bomb.

3. Rashard Mendenhall might be a 9/11 truther.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

4. Desean Jackson copies and pastes his entire message instead of just the tweet.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

5. Just before LeBron signed with the Heat, Jared Dudley gives us some less-than-accurate news from his sources.

6. Mike Wallace shares his feeling on homosexuality, for some reason.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

7. This unbelievable tweet that got Paraskevi Papachristou suspended from the Greek Olympic team.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via Emily D’Archangelis

8. Former Chiefs running back Larry Johnson regrettably argues with a fan.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via Complex

9. Paul George shares some feelings on the Ray Rice incident pre-video release.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via TMZ

10. Ray Allen accidentally posts a private message as a public tweet.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via Deadspin

11. Roddy White isn’t happy about Adrian Peterson being suspended for beating his child because it hurt his fantasy team.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via The Big Lead

12. Magic Johnson gives some John Madden-style commentary on the NBA Finals.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

13. Carmelo Anthony offers $5,000 to anyone that will slap his ex in the face.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via Bossip

14. Rex Chapman explains why signing a player from China is a good idea because he’ll recognize Jeremy Lin easier.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via Angry Asian Man

15. Stevie Johnson possibly becomes an atheist after a bad game.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via CBS Cleveland

16. Jose Canseco lies about his finger falling off during a poker tournament.

17. Curt Schilling posts this meme comparing Muslims to Nazis.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via SB Nation

18. Jabar Gaffney decides to argue with a Cowboy’s fan bragging about the team’s record.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via TheSportster

19. Charlie Villanueva thinks no one will notice him tweeting in the middle of a game.

20. Shaq has some technical difficulties at Knott’s Berry Farm.

21. Chad Johnson does a little breastfeeding, for some reason.

22. Josh Robinson educates us all on what gay marriage really means.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via Gamedayr

23. LeSean McCoy reconnects with an ex in a series of regrettable tweets.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via TheSportster

24. Lance Armstrong gives the entire world his cell phone number.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

25. Cardale Jones gets a little too honest about his college experience.

25 of the Dumbest Tweets by Athletes

via TheSportster