Texas transplant James Van Der Beek took to social media this week to specific his excessive disappointment in
his stalled profession the Democratic National Committee.
The actor, who launched a thousand gay awakenings within the late ’90s and early ’00s enjoying Dawson Leery on the CW’s teen cleaning soap opera Dawson’s Creek, posted a TikTok video on Memorial Day by which he complained in regards to the DNC’s resolution to forego major debates between President Biden and every other 2024 presidential contenders.
“I mean, what the hell? How is this a democracy?” Van Der Beek lamented. “I cannot get over the fact that the Democratic National Committee is saying there will not be a debate to decide the nominee for president. Are you f*cking kidding me?”
He adopted that up with cynical shot at Vice President Kamala Harris, including, “There’s no debate over an 80-year-old man who, if he lives, will be the oldest sitting president in the history of the country? And, if he doesn’t live, has a vice president whose approval rating is worse than his?”
“This guy has obviously declining mental faculties,” the 46-year-old continued. “You’re putting him up in front of a podium with flashcards telling him who to call on and what the questions are going to be. And you’re telling us there’s no debate? What about the will of the people?”
Van Der Beek, who moved his household from California to Texas final yr looking for “centering” and “grounding” and “a different kind of education” for his six kids, is being celebrated by conservatives for his anti-DNC TikTok. Fox News ran an entire section about it this morning.
Biden formally introduced his reelection bid on April 25, with the DNC shortly endorsing him and saying it could not be internet hosting debates with any Democratic challengers, as is customary at any time when an incumbent president is searching for re-election.
There are presently two different Democrats working in 2024: creator Marianne Williamson and anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
Twitter has been fast to pull Van Der Beek for his remarks. Here’s what folx are saying…
i do not see how Biden bounces again from this
(Fox has been hammering this “story” all morning) pic.twitter.com/E4g20d9EfI
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) May 31, 2023
The motive James Van Der Beek is trending is as a result of we have been all completely proper to select Pacey and it will get more true yearly.
— Jessica Ellis (@baddestmamajama) May 31, 2023
— Atom America (@AtomAmerica) May 31, 2023
With James Van Der Beek trending on Twitter, it is actually value admiring how many individuals from Dawson’s Creek- Michelle Williams, Joshua Jackson, Katie Holmes, Busy Philipps, even Chad Michael Murray- are nonetheless noteworthy within the business over 25 years later.
— Amy might have miscalculated (@spooloflies) May 31, 2023
James Van Der Beek actually took his household from a state that might permit the women in his life to have rights & moved to state that makes it a criminal offense to makes decisions for themselves. He now has the nerve to complain in regards to the DNC? He has No clue how authorities operates.
— ⚡️PJ⚡️🌈 (@PJocky82) May 31, 2023
Fuck your emotions James Van Der Beek pic.twitter.com/Znrf2HgQGj
— itsallrealitv (@itsallrealitv) May 31, 2023
His Dawson’s Creek costar Michelle Williams has 5 Oscar nominations. And he has this.
— michael musto (@mikeymusto) May 31, 2023
The James Van Der Beek rant actually explains why Dawson was so convincing as a man who was all the time pissed at any time when a girl received to decide on what she did.
— Skolney (@Skolney79) May 31, 2023
I do not assume that he is an actor anymore.
— Suzanne McCain (@McCainSuzanne) May 31, 2023
James Van Der Beek proving as soon as once more why everybody cherished Pacey extra. pic.twitter.com/n8dSvIkbGx
— gradybridges (@gradybridges) May 31, 2023