Standing in sharp opposition to President Trump, Clooney has been a vocal critic of some his more questionable policies. His philanthropic gestures and dedication to humanitarian causes show that he is a man of principle and empathy, something sadly lacking in the current administration.
People have been sharing some of Clooney's positive initiatives, as well as a perfect put down to Trump himself, and it's making us think. If Americans really do insist on a 'celebrity' President, they could do a lot worse than good ol' Gorgeous George! Scroll down below to check them out for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments!
#1 Here's How George Clooney Responded When Trump Accused Him Of Being A "Hollywood Elite"
#2 He Finances A Private Spy Satellite That Helps Find Mass Graves And Helps Capture Violence In Real Time To Deter Mass Atrocities. He Has Made The Satellites Public
#3 He Plans To Donate At Least $21 Million From The Sale Of His Casamigos Tequila Company (Which He Sold For 1 Billion Dollars) Towards Aiding The Settlement Of Refugees In The Us
#4 In January 2010, Clooney Organized The Telethon Hope For Haiti Now, Which Raised $61 Million For The 2010 Haiti Earthquake Victims. It Was The Most Widely Distributed Telethon In History
#5 George Clooney Is A Keen Supporter Of The Recognition Of The Armenian Genocide. Clooney Is One Of The Founders Of The Aurora Prize, Which Awards To Those Who Risk Their Lives To Prevent Genocides And Atrocities
#6 In 2018, Following The Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting, The Clooneys Pledged $500,000 To The "March For Our Lives"
#7 He Gave 14 Of His Friends $1 Million Dollars Each In Briefcases, Just For Being Good Friends
George's close pal and Rande Gerber claimed the actor once gave 14 of his close friends - which he referred to as "The Boys" - $1 million each as a surprise gift in 2013. "George had called me and 'The Boys' and said, 'Hey, mark September 27th, 2013, on your calendar. Everyone’s going to come to my house for dinner. 'George begins to say, 'Listen, I want you guys to... Read More
George's close pal and Rande Gerber claimed the actor once gave 14 of his close friends - which he referred to as "The Boys" - $1 million each as a surprise gift in 2013. "George had called me and 'The Boys' and said, 'Hey, mark September 27th, 2013, on your calendar. Everyone’s going to come to my house for dinner. 'George begins to say, 'Listen, I want you guys to know how much you've meant to me and how much you mean to me in my life,'" Gerber recalled. "'I came to L.A., I slept on your couch. I'm so fortunate in my life to have all of you and I couldn't be where I am today without all of you. So, it was really important to me that while we’re still all here together, that I give back. So I want you all to open your suitcases. We're in shock'"
#8 He Pranked Brad Pitt By Slapping A Pot Leaf License Plate Frame And A Bumper Sticker That Said "F**k Cops" On The Back Of His Car
#9 Following The 9/11 Attacks, Clooney Was A Primary Organizer On A Telethon That Featured Dozens Of Hollywood Stars And Raised Us $129 Million For The United Way