Actor Frank Stallone apologized upon Sunday, saying he was “ deeply ashamed” for berating the survivor of the Parkland, Florida school massacre .
The brother of actor Sylvester Stallone took to Twitter this past weekend to insult David Hogg, students who survived the shooting final month at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 other people. Stallone even suggested that Hogg’ s classmates must be “ about to die to sucker punch this small rich bitch”:
Less than 24 hours afterwards, Stallone deleted the tweet plus posted an apology:
This was not really the first time an adult has attacked the particular teenager. When Fox News sponsor Laura Ingraham mocked Hogg on Tweets for not getting into a few of the colleges he applied to, he or she responded by calling for a sponsor boycott of her show.
Right after at least 14 advertisers fled , Ingraham backtracked and invited him to appear on her behalf program:
The very next day, she introduced plans to take a sudden, weeklong “ holiday. ”
Prior to apologizing in order to Hogg, Stallone retweeted the post talking about the Ingraham circumstance and said it was a mistake in order to “ apologize to the left. ”
Numerous on Twitter did not support Stallone’ s posts: