The response has been intensely negative as fans have bombarded him with accusations of bullying against former WWE commentator Mauro Ranallo. Most of the fans are also using the hashtag #FireJBL to go along with their disgusted comments.
Here is the original tweet:
Hong Kong. What. A great city. pic.twitter.com/yma6OSGKVl
— John Layfield (@JCLayfield) April 10, 2017
And here is a taste of the backlash:
— Kasey Rubin (@MRxRubin) April 10, 2017
— Kasey Salvas (@Salvas94) April 10, 2017
— #bWo?? (@xCycloneKill) April 10, 2017
— john love (@johnm_love) April 10, 2017
— Catch Au Quotidien (@OfficielCAQ) April 10, 2017
— Shreeyash Khot (@streeperazi) April 10, 2017
@JCLayfield It's a great city. Full of lives to ruin.
— Cleaner (@KennyOmegaGuy) April 10, 2017
— Mr. Anybody (@MrAnybody813) April 10, 2017
— AJ Paxton (@AJPaxton_) April 10, 2017
The outrage goes on and on in this vein. JBL has apparently taken to simply blocking a lot of these people on Twitter.