Oscar-winning actor Matthey McConaughey, who is mulling a run for governor in Texas, gave a bizarre video message on the 4th of July that suggested America is still “going through puberty” and urged it to “keep maturing.”
“Happy Birthday America. Yes indeed, as we celebrate our independence today, as we celebrate our birth as a nation today that kick started our revolution to gain our sovereignty, let’s admit that this last year’s trip around the sun was also another head scratcher,” McConaughey said.
“But let’s also remember that we are babies, you know, as a country,” he continued. “We are basically going through puberty in comparison to other countries’ timeline, and we’re going to go through growing pains, we are going through growing pains. This is not an excuse to say this is just a reality.”
“And this is good because we’ve gotta keep learning, we gotta keep maturing, we gotta keep striving, we gotta keep climbing, we gotta keep building,” he concluded.
McConaughey led current Texas governor in early polling, but has pulled neck and neck with him as of the last poll.
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