Jerry Lawler has never shied away from politics. The WWE Hall of Famer even ran for Mayor once in his hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. But a recent tweet showing his support of Donald Trump for President received some over-the-top reactions on social media.

Lawler sent out the following tweet last week, and it was met with blowback from fans:

Lawler told WMC Action News in Memphis that he received death threats after his pro-Trump tweet. He also stated he’s going to try to stay out of politics from now on.

WMC Action News 5 – Memphis, Tennessee

Glenn’s Take: Everyone has their opinions. But death threats are a serious matter and need to be thoroughly investigated.