November 28, 2021

Michael Blackson Sworn In As United States Citizen

Comic Michael Blackson has one thing vital to be pleased about this yr: he simply turned an official United States Citizen!

On Wednesday, the comic introduced that he was sworn in as a US citizen. He posted a duplicate of his inexperienced card to social media, explaining that he must flip it again into Immigration. He even joked that he would apply for welfare along with his newfound citizenship.

In a follow-up put up, he known as it “the happiest day” in his life.

TMZ caught up with Blackson, who mentioned, “What’s better than a green card? Is a citizenship.”

He added, “It’s a privilege to become an American. Because American if full of opportunities.”

He acknowledges that whereas he can’t run for president, he’s afforded different alternatives, resembling operating for mayor, being an HOA member, and even operating for governor. 

Blackson was born in Africa however immigrated to New Jersey when he was 13 years previous.