Describing it as a “cheap stunt”, actor Rainn Wilson introduced himself with a new name on social media on Thursday, calling himself “Rainfall Heat Wave Rising Sea Level” in an effort to raise awareness about climate change. Wilson” said.
On behalf of environmental advocacy group Arctic Basecamp, the “The Office” star posted a video discussing the worldwide impacts of weather change in the Arctic.
“What happens in the Arctic, doesn’t stay in the Arctic,” Wilson said in his video. “As the polar caps melt, it poses risks around the world, including extreme weather events that affect us all.”
Wilson said changing his name and asking others to follow it would help raise awareness of these dangers, especially as world leadersFor the COP27 International Climate Change Conference.
“As a cheap little stunt to help save the earth, I’ve got my name changed on Twitter, Instagram, and even my fancy writing paper,” he quipped. “I’m an arctic risk name changer which is going to be a game changer.”
Wilson tweeted that he was not really capable To change your name on Twitter, however, due to a temporary ban on name changes for verified accounts, implemented by ,
The sitcom star also tweeted that if enough people changed their names, they would attract the attention of world leaders at COP27.
“If many of us do that, maybe @cop27_egypt That will be where our world leaders will sit and notice Arctic risks and offer solutions.”
Wilson has already created a list of new names for his fellow celebrities, such as “Cardi the Arctic Bee Melting,” “Amy Poehler Bears Are Endangered,” “Samuel Earth Is Getting Hot as L. Jackson” and “Harrison Why Not.” Drive N Electric “Ford.”