Football Player Chad Ochocinco Angers Fans When He Tweets About Reading Glenn Beck’s Book

Cincinnati Bengals football player and one-time “Dancing with the Stars” contestant Chad Ochocinco caused quite the Twitter stir Saturday when he tweeted about reading a Glenn Beck book:

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Ochocinco

The wide receiver’s fans quickly took to the social networking site, many to express outrage over his reading choice.

Twitter user DrDeeps was among the first, writing: “Just lost a lot of respect for you for being a f**king beck fan. Idiot.” Ochicinco responded: “Damn Glenn Beck pissed you off kind sir.”

To user Steve_Morman’s question, “you are a conservative,” Ochocinco replied: “No i’m not a conservative, just wanted 2 see what all the fuss is about so i’m reading it.”

Ochocinco’s next tweet was directed to Beck himself:

Ochocinco, who has more than 2.3 million Twitter followers, responded to one who wrote she was unfollowing him:

A sample of the rest of Ochocinco’s tweets is below:

(h/t Mediaite)