Brandon McCarthy takes down Mitch Williams, spurs a Twitter meme

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Sometimes, analysts talk out of their asses. Actually, oftentimes, analysts talk out of their asses. MLB Network's Mitch Williams was doing exactly that when he recently tried to use Brandon McCarthy's horrifying head injury as a teaching tool for "pitching in," essentially assigning blame to McCarthy for a freak moment in time — one that he's still recovering from.

First, McCarthy fired back in serious fashion…

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And then he started a whole new Twitter trend…

We'd like to propose a variation of this meme in which we swap the teacher with the example. 

How 'bout: If you grow a mullet, this is what's gonna happen…

That still gives me chills.

[FTW]

Brad Gagnon

About Brad Gagnon

Brad Gagnon has been passionate about both sports and mass media since he was in diapers -- a passion that won't die until he's in them again. Based in Toronto, he's worked as a national NFL blog editor at theScore.com (covering Super Bowls XLIV, XLV and XLVI), a producer and writer at theScore Television Network and a host, reporter and play-by-play voice at Rogers TV. His work has also appeared at Deadspin, FoxSports.com, The Guardian, The Hockey News and elsewhere at Bloguin, but his day gig has him covering all things NFC East for Bleacher Report.

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