Filmmaker Joss Whedon is going after Paul Ryan with profane tweet

Director Joss Whedon poses at the world premiere of the film “Marvel’s The Avengers” in Hollywood, California April 11, 2012.


Filmmaker Joss Whedon took things to a new level when he is on Twitter with a coarse, violent message of the House of representatives Paul Ryan.

“Violence does not solve anything. I want a rhino f–k @SpeakerRyan to death with its horn, because it’s FUNNY, not because he is a #GOPmurderbro,” Whedon, best known for creating “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Firefly” and “Agents of S. H. I. E. L. D.” tweeted.

Whedon’s tweet elicited reactions from his followers, who found the filmmaker’s comment offensive.

.@joss People like you are the reason why I stopped being a Democrat. Get the help you need before someone gets it for you. @SpeakerRyan

— Michelle (@LessThan1Week) January 14, 2017

@joss good job at making your side look even more unhinged and detached from reality.

— Toni (@ToniMZ81) January 14, 2017

@joss Talented writer and director. Epic films. A poor judgment.

— Ken Zimmern (@KenZimmern) January 14, 2017

@joss, “I am against violence, but I want to be a wild animal graphic murder someone who thinks differently than I do.”

— Razor (@hale_razor) January 14, 2017

@joss this is more than disappointing. You behave like a child. How is this at all appropriate to say?

— Sarah Quinlan (@sarahmquinlan) January 14, 2017

@joss @SpeakerRyan I mean… is this where we are at? Really? Good grief, man.

— Mike C (@Octotron) January 14, 2017

@TiffyBrimple that death to people. Grow up. Democrats preach culture and tolerance. Have something to say, while the other is hypocrisy.

— Craven Rove (@PwrGmr) January 14, 2017


Whedon also went after actress Nicole Kidman, who last week encouraged people to accept the results of the election.

— Joss Whedon (@joss) January 13, 2017

A representative for Whedon not return FOX411’s request for comment.


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