The 73-year-old former governor of California and movie star Arnold Schwarzengger borrowed from both worlds today while getting his Covid-19 vaccine at Dodger Stadium.
Schwarzenegger shared video of himself on social media getting the vaccine, and slipped in two quips from his film career while receiving it.
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In the clip, Schwarzenegger is sitting in the passenger side of an SUV as a medical technician sticks him with the vaccine needle. He captioned the post: ‘Today was a good day. I have never been happier to wait in a line. If you’re eligible, join me and sign up to get your vaccine. Come with me if you want to live!’ The last line, of course, was made famous in Terminator 2: Judgment Day.
Schwarzenegger also managed a line from his 1996 Christmas family comedy, Jingle All the Way.
He asked the technician to “put that needle down!” as she’s injecting him. It’s a line from the film said to neighbor Ted, who was told to put the cookies down.
Today was a good day. I have never been happier to wait in a line. If you’re eligible, join me and sign up to get your vaccine. Come with me if you want to live! pic.twitter.com/xJi86qQNcm
— Arnold (@Schwarzenegger) January 20, 2021
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