Queen’s Brian May isn’t happy with Eric Clapton, who he previously called his hero.
May is a strong Covid vaccine advocate and has taken note to Clapton’s anti-vax stance. In a new interview May said, “I love Eric Clapton, he’s my hero, but he has very different views from me in many ways. He’s a person who thinks it’s OK to shoot animals for fun, so we have our disagreements.”
May called anti-vax people “fruitcakes” explaining, “There’s always going to be some side effect in any drug you take, but to go around saying vaccines are a plot to kill you, I’m sorry, that goes in the fruitcake jar for me.”
In this day and age, can you still be friends with someone who you disagree with politically?