The Rock Lays The Smackdown On Snowflakes

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    “So many good people fought for freedom and equality - but this generation are looking for a reason to be offended," he said. “If you are not agreeing with them then they are offended - and that is not what so many great men and women fought for.”

    “We thankfully now live in a world that has progressed over the last 30 or 40 years,” the 46-year-old superstar continued. "People can be who they want, be with who they want, and live how they want.

    “That can only be a good thing – but generation snowflake or, whatever you want to call them, are actually putting us backwards.”


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    'The Rock' laments 'snowflake' culture in interview
     
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    Nice to see, although the hypersensitive neurotics are still controlling discourse...
     
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    The Rock has never had much toleration for Candy Asses, which is what they called "snowflakes" back in the day.
     
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    Or pansy..
     
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    I'll beat his punk ass any day!

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    "The Rock doth protest too much, methinks" so, I see this cult of personality as likely a latent homo.
     
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    I thought you conservative types hated it when celebrities got to spouting their opinions?

    Or is that only when it's opinions you disagree with?
     
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    What?

    How did you get that from this:
    I don't see any loudly-protesting "homophobia" in that statement.
     
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    Hmmmm. Something tells me that this guy won't end up being a RW hero.
     
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    He didn't say "vote for the democrats." It wasn't a political statement intended to influence votes or a political agenda, like global warming.

    He basically just said quit being a bunch of pussies and appreciate what you have.

    :dunno:
     
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