CM Punk Apologizes For Telling WWE Fan To Kill Himself



CM Punk apologized Monday evening on Twitter for telling a WWE fan who disagreed with his views on gay marriage to kill himself.

Expressing his disapproval with Amendment 1 Monday morning on Twitter, Punk wrote a message in support of gay marriage being legalized in the state of North Carolina. Amendment 1 is a controversial topic in North Carolina, as it will define marriage in the state constitution as between one man and one woman, and would ban any other type of “domestic legal union” such as civil unions and domestic partnerships.

Punk wrote, “Amendment 1 is ridiculous. It’s an invasion of people’s rights. North Carolina, why do you care if somebody wants to marry who they love?” Same sex marriage should be legal. The fact that it’s illegal is embarrassing.”

He continued, “Divorce rate is at least 50% between men and women, so don’t give me the values angle. Making same sex marriage illegal is the same as having segregated drinking fountains. Embarrassing. The human race is embarrassing. #evolve.”

A British user disagreed with his beliefs, writing to the WWE Superstar, “Man was meant for woman, and even the thought of homo’s make me sick.”

Punk posted the message and then wrote “Kill yourself. He also advised another fan who disagreed with him to “drink bleach.”

Following Raw, the WWE Champion issued an apology.

“I was pretty worked up today. The amendment 1 situation had me all wound up. I stand by my thoughts on gay marriage 100%. How I defended that stance was 100% wrong. I admit it. You can’t stoop to others levels. Sometimes I fight fire with fire and it isn’t ways the best way,” he said.

“To @ezeekay: I apologize. I don’t want you to kill yourself. I want you to better yourself. Just as I want to better myself. “I’ll start by being the better man and once again, apologize for my harsh reaction to your opinion of homosexuals making you “sick.”

“Sorry y’all. If I let anybody down, I apologize. I’ll make it up to ya and move forward with a better understanding of others feelings.#pma.”

*PHOTOS* of CM Punk’s home ยป



Recent Posts

No Fallout From Rey Mysterio’s Appearance At AAA TripleMania, Has WWE Contacted AAA?

No Fallout From Rey Mysterio's Appearance At AAA TripleMania, Has WWE Contacted AAA?

There is still no fallout from Rey Mysterio's taped appearance at AAA's TripleMania pay-per-view las...

Daniel Bryan On Possible Match With Lesnar, Up & Down 2014, Fan Support When He Returns

Daniel Bryan On Possible Match With Lesnar, Up & Down 2014, Fan Support When He Returns

Daniel Bryan recently spoke with Brian Fritz of Between The Ropes during SummerSlam weekend. Below a...

New Poll For Future WWE Countdown Episode – Which Superstar Had The Oddest Job?

New Poll For Future WWE Countdown Episode - Which Superstar Had The Oddest Job?

WWE's website has a new poll up for a future episode of WWE Countdown on the WWE Network, asking whi...

Another Creative Change At Monday’s Raw, Latest On Ryback’s Return, WWE Stock Down

Another Creative Change At Monday's Raw, Latest On Ryback's Return, WWE Stock Down

- Jack Swagger vs. Cesaro was planned for Monday's WWE RAW at one point but it was changed to Cesaro...

Backstage News On The Status Of WWE’s Stable With Big E, Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods

Backstage News On The Status Of WWE's Stable With Big E, Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods

The status of WWE's stable with Kofi Kingston, Big E and Xavier Woods has been a hot topic among fan...