Tony Hawk Is Not Dead and Responds to Rumors on Social Media

The Birdman is alive and well.

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Tony Hawk is very much alive, despite what you might have seen on Twitter this past Thursday morning. If you’re unaware, the social media platform may have tried to kill off the Birdman with media outlets such as TMZ and Fox News also joining in on the grief, and for a few hours, the fabricated news was the No. 1 trending topic. Unfortunately, given the recent deaths of several high-profile celebrities, many people were left wondering if the news was true or not. Well good news is, the iconic skateboarder is alive and well, as Hawk himself took to Twitter to confirm. Check out the tweets below:

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