“As a political independent & centrist, I’ve voted for both parties in the past. In this critical presidential election, I’m endorsing Joe Biden & Kamala Harris. Progress takes courage, humanity, empathy, strength, KINDNESS & RESPECT,” Johnson posted on Twitter.
Also included within the tweet is a video of Johnson delving additional into his choice to endorse Biden and Harris. The future WWE Hall of Famer reveals that he personally spoke with Biden and Harris about a few of the most essential points affecting America at present, even together with video footage of the decision with each candidates.
“We are approximately five weeks away from election day, arguably the most critical election our country has seen in decades,” Johnson additionally explains within the video, main into his chat with Biden and Harris. Before closing out the clip, Johnson additionally summarizes what he says led to his choice.
“To me, there’s a lot of ways that we as a human race can make progress, but the most powerful way for us to make progress, to me, is through humanity, is through decency,” the Hobbs & Shaw star states. “Progress through humanity, progress through decency, through equality… progress through kindness, ’cause kindness matters.”
Without mentioning the present president of the United States by identify, Johnson is making it clear he is not the most important fan of Trump. Still, the 2 are each members of the WWE Universe, as Trump has made a number of appearances on WWE programming through the years. This even features a bodily altercation with Vince McMahon together with an induction into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2011. Though Johnson is clearly a lock for the Hall of Fame, the world-famous wrestling famous person nonetheless has but to be formally inducted, although he personally inducted his father and grandfather in 2008.
It goes with out saying that politics is a really sensitive subject for voters on either side, and a few fiery reactions have been posted on-line. Many followers who assist Trump are making it clear they’ll not assist Johnson. According to at least one tweeter, some former followers have even already begun burning Johnson’s films in response.
“Unfortunately everyone I know is about to turn our backs to the Rock. We used to be huge fans. My children have already started burning his movie’s. Such a sad day to hear rock say this. My teen’s took this really hard. Figured he was smarter than this,” the tweet reads.
Meanwhile, many different followers of The Rock hoping to see Biden and Harris come out on the successful facet in November are backing Johnson’s endorsement. This consists of independents in addition to Republicans who really feel it is time for a brand new president to be sworn in.
“I voted for Trump in 2016 and I’m now voting for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, thank you Rock,” tweets one fan.
In any case, the outcomes of this 12 months’s U.S. presidential election are prone to create widespread controversy, irrespective of which facet wins. To say the least, it may be attention-grabbing to see what occurs. This information involves us from The Rock on Twitter.