Mr. T to Unemployed: 'Man Up!'
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 27, 2009 10:30 AM CST

(Newser) – Feeling the recession depression? Not sure how you’re going to make ends meet? Mr T has some advice for you: “Man up,” the Mirror reports. The professional tough guy, who said he was in London to show Brits how to be a man, added, “If you get knocked down, setbacks in life, like applying for a job if they don't hire you, keep trying, keep getting up, keep doing it.”

Mr T, the 56-year-old star of the 80s television series The A-Team, said he wanted to show British men—especially those who play "wimpy soccer"—that they should not be "crying like a baby."