TMZ has coverage of Abraham Washington’s release from WWE, recapping his Tweets and providing an interesting statement from a WWE spokesperson. Below are the highlights:
“It was the #WWE that made me bold and now it has turned it’s back on me.”
“Just be normal shut up and be a yes man so you can collect your check and feel like your special. #SELLOUTS!!”
“I remember a time when the WWE didn’t care about breaking the mold but now everyone is so afraid of their own shadow. #RemeberTheFans”
“Thank you WWE for creating me and then killing me because I only portrayed what I grew up watching… The #WWE!!”
WWE Rep Speaks:
“Unfortunately, Brian Jossie, playing the character of A.W. was terminated because he continued to exhibit poor judgment by making offensive and inappropriate comments on live television and on social media.”
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