Ring of Honor World Champion Jay Briscoe posted a series of controversial tweets yesterday regarding the news of Delaware legalizing same-sex marriage. He deleted his account hours after posting the tweets, which read as follows:
"The Delaware Senate passed a bill yesterday that allows same sex couples to get married. If that makes you happy, then congratulations!!!!!!"
"... try and teach my kids that there's nothing wrong with that and I'll f**ing shoot you"
After receiving backlash from a number of fans, Briscoe sent out a tweet admitting that he chose his words poorly, but would ultimately delete his account. Ring of Honor reacted to the controversy with the following statement: