(CBSLA/CBS Local) — Former action star Arnold Schwarzenegger rolled up his sleeve Wednesday and braced for a COVID-19 shot in the arm.
Schwarzenegger, 73, is possibly the first high-profile senior to receive a vaccination now that they have been opened up to people 65 and older.READ MORE: Third Stimulus Check: Why Your Next Relief Payment May Not Be $1,400
“Today was a good day. I have never been happier to wait in a line,” Schwarzenegger tweeted with a video of him in the passenger seat of an SUV, receiving the inoculation.
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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/xJi86qQNcmREAD MORE: Looking to Travel? Here are the Latest COVID-19 Travel Restrictions State by State
— Arnold (@Schwarzenegger) January 20, 2021
And, quoting his most famous “Terminator” line, he continued, “If you’re eligible, join me and sign up to get your vaccine. Come with me if you want to live!”