Hollywood star Rob Schneider took to Twitter Friday to mock California Democratic governor Gavin Newsom for his hypocrisy over coronavirus bans.
Schneider mocks Newsom
“I’m making a list of people who might be less concerned with tracking Gavin Newsom’s order at home. So far I’ve: 1. Gavin Newsom,” Schneider tweeted next to a photo of Newsom that had around a dozen on one last month Dinner party was attended by friends in the chic French laundry restaurant in Napa wine country.
This was in direct violation of Newsom’s strict COVID-19 lockdown orders, which he expects the people of California to follow at all times.
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I’m making a list of people who might be less concerned with tracking Gavin Newsom’s stay at home order. So far I have:
1. Gavin Newsom pic.twitter.com/6kBtl353y7
– Rob Schneider (@RobSchneider) December 4, 2020
Newsom later apologized at a COVID-19 press conference, saying that he needs to practice what he preaches, adding that the group at the party was “bigger than I expected”.
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“I made a serious mistake,” said Newsom, according to the KMPH. “Instead of sitting down, I should have got up and walked back and got in my car and drove to my house.”
“The spirit of what I preach all along has been contradicted, and I must have it,” added the Democrat. “And so I want to apologize to you because I have to preach and practice. Don’t just preach and don’t practice. “
Schneider has beaten Newsom up before
This wasn’t the first time Schneider, a former Saturday Night Live cast member, called Newsom a hypocrite.
“Dear emperor Gavin Newsom, ”Schneider tweeted in October. “During our 3 family Thanksgiving limit, can I throw a piece of turkey out of the window for her if my aunt comes by? We promise NOT to sing … we will all just whisper: “PLEASE CALL BACK DIPSHIT GAVIN NEWSON!”
Schneider was referring to Newsom’s strict COVID-19 Thanksgiving orders that limited the number of people who could congregate in private homes.
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Dear Kaiser @GavinNewsom
During our 3 family Thanksgiving limit, can I throw a piece of turkey out of the window for her if my aunt comes by?
We promise NOT to sing … we will all just whisper: “PLEASE CALL BACK DIPSHIT GAVIN NEWSON!” https://t.co/wJKM2sPBtL
– Rob Schneider (@RobSchneider) October 17, 2020
Newsom is just one of many Democratic leaders caught violating their own COVID-19 rules recently. “Rules for you but not for me”, indeed.
This piece was written by James Samson on December 4th, 2020. It originally appeared in LifeZette and is used with permission.
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