The world of celebrity tweeting, in my opinion, doesn’t offer a lot in the way of wit and wisdom. For the most part, they’re singers and actors — not writers.
But one famous face consistently fires ’em off on social media, and that pithy pistolier is Pat Sajak.
On Friday, the Wheel of Fortune host reminded us that celebs know best. He also offered a bit of the hard knocks — we may have to use our own brains:
“As you probably know, we celebrities are uniquely qualified to tell you how to live and what to think, and I take that responsibility seriously. I’m working hard, and I expect to have my list of rules available in a week or so. Meantime, just do your best on your own.”
Tough, but most likely good advice.
Pat dished similarly wry words of wisdom in the aftermath of 2017’s Las Vegas massacre, during which anti-gun rhetoric was shootin’ off Tinseltown like the bulleted battles constantly featured in their furiously-firing films:
@patsajak tweeted, "OK, let me explain this again: We're celebs. We're wiser & more empathetic than you. We are famous. Please take our opinions more seriously."
6:55 AM – Oct 4, 2017
— #MMT: Moral Money Tao (@samvega) June 3, 2018
Want more from Pat? The Daily Wire’s compiled some of the most notable indications that the witty TV man’s got his feet on the ground. And his fingers on the pulse of America.
Hit it, Pat:
Looking forward to next awards show/lecture.
— Pat Sajak (@patsajak) January 10, 2017
Nobody abhors violence more than Hollywood, and nobody does more to glorify it.
— Pat Sajak (@patsajak) January 12, 2017
I wonder if the celebrities who moved out of the country will return for the demonstrations?
— Pat Sajak (@patsajak) January 18, 2017
Unhappy about results of last week’s People’s Choice Awards. Thinking of breaking Starbucks windows & trashing limos.
— Pat Sajak (@patsajak) January 21, 2017
Changing the world one screamed obscenity at a time.
— Pat Sajak (@patsajak) January 23, 2017
“Alexa, turn on CNN. I want to hear the news.” “You’ll have to pick one or the other.”
— Pat Sajak (@patsajak) July 7, 2017
Does anyone have thinner skins than the “tough” news media?
— Pat Sajak (@patsajak) January 13, 2017
Can you imagine a world where all the rich and famous had this kind of down-to-earth ability to laugh at themselves?
I can’t (see here), but it’s fun to pretend.
Pat reminds me of what a wise movie star once said about his own fame and fortune:
“I get the joke.”
Great and endearing attitude. And thanks for the pep talk, Pat.
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