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Chris Rock death threats: Actor got death threats for supporting gun control

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Chris Rock is speaking out and saying that one he admitted that he supports gun control he started to get death threats. On Friday, E! Online shared what he had to say about it all. He was on the talk show "Chelsea Lately" when he talked about it all. Chris Rock is very passionate about it.

He admits that he doesn't believe in people having machine guns in their house. Chris Rock is not afraid to speak out about how he feels but some people do not agree with him. He spoke out about gun control and that is when things started getting bad. People were telling him they were going to shoot him.

Here is what he had to say about it, "So I went down there and I, you know, spoke a little bit about, a little bit on gun control. And then I got all these crazy emails and texts back from people cursing me out on my website, like, ‘I'll kill you! I'll kill you, you bastard, I'll shoot you in the head!' And I was like, ‘You know what? This ain't worth it." He then joked saying, "You need a machine gun to go against the gun people!"

Rock spoke out saying, "I am just here to support the President of the United States. The President of the United States is, you know, our boss. He's also, you know, the president and the first lady are kinda like the mom and the dad of the country and when your dad says something, you listen."

It is pretty shocking that people would start to threaten Chris Rock after this news came out. Luckily he is doing just fine and nothing has happened to him. Everyone is allowed their own opinion.

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