Dads Are Rallying Around Daniel Craig After Piers Morgan Calls Him Out for Wearing a Baby Carrier

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Piers Morgan has brewed up a roiling Twitter controversy by calling out Daniel Craig for wearing a device that most dads are probably familiar with: a baby carrier (or as Morgan calls it, a papoose).

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In a tweet, Morgan shamed the James Bond star for putting one on, and suggested that doing so was emasculating:

The BBC reports that Craig was carrying his baby daughter, who is just a few weeks old. Once the tweet went out, dads on both sides of the Atlantic quickly chimed in to voice their support for Craig and his child carrier of choice.



Morgan has been bombarded by men tweeting pictures of themselves carrying their own kids around and pushing back on his comments.

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A few hours after his first tweet, Morgan doubled down on the hot take by suggesting that he’d make a better bond than Craig:

And that really set people off. Dads (and plenty of women, too) have been furiously tweeting to set him straight. Piers has since tried to clarify his viewpoint by arguing that he has no problem with dads holding their babies—it’s just the baby carrier he doesn’t like. Or maybe he just didn’t want to make The Rock angry:



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