Former Star Trek co-star George Takei, whose career was so limited that now he seeks publicity by weighing in with his leftist views on politics, decided to make himself heard again on Monday by offering his defense of NFL players who refuse to stand for the national anthem and his attack on President Trump for criticizing them:

Takei’s tweet elicited some responses educating him on the difference between North Korea and the United States:

Takei, 80, has taken it upon himself to heroically fight the Trump Administration or the Right whenever possible, no matter how ridiculous his position. Perhaps he is hearkening back to better, younger days:

H/T Twitchy