Austin Gunn issues apology over offensive tweets from 2013

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AEW performer Austin Gunn (Austin Sopp) has issued an apology after a series of tweets were discovered from 2013.

The tweets were made by Sopp in 2013 that included racist language.

Sopp issued an apology on Wednesday night and said they were made when he was 17 years old.

He noted that he took multiple meetings dealing with sensitivity and how to treat others and asked not to be judged based solely on those tweets but the man he has become since then.

with all my heart, I’m sorry

— Austin Gunn (@theaustingunn) November 25, 2021