“This might be the most important election in United States history,” he said. “I swear, I don’t think I’m being hyperbolic when I say that.”
Savage tweeted a video message urging people to vote in November with a lesson drawn from the recent past:
— Adam Savage (@donttrythis) October 13, 2018
Savage spent the past week tweeting videos and reminding Americans that their votes matter.
“History is replete with governments elected into office without a plurality of the voters because of people who apathetically or for other reasons did not vote,” he said. “It is vital that you make your voice heard.”
— Adam Savage (@donttrythis) October 12, 2018
Savage hosted “MythBusters” with fellow special effects expert Jamie Hyneman on Discovery from 2003-2016. The show was revived last year on Science Channel with a set of new hosts, but Savage will return to TV this winter on Science Channel for “MythBusters Jr.,” albeit without Hyneman.
- This article originally appeared on HuffPost.