If you watched the State of the Union 2012 address by President Obama you were sure to catch John Kerry’s bruised face. If you found yourself asking what happened to John Kerry’s face, so did we. We had to dig in and see like John Kerry was in a bar room fight or some type of car wreck.
The story goes that John Kerry had a great New Year’s break and played some rough hockey that weekend. Even though John Kerry is 68 years old he was playing hockey like a champ but not good enough to get a beating. John Kerry’s face was bruised with him getting two black eyes and a broken nose from his hockey match.
According to the Washington Post, ” the injury happened when he fell amid a multi-player pile-up during an annual game with friends around New Year’s.” The hockey injury too John Kerry caused enough damage that he had to get stitches and looks pretty scary, even today during the State of the Union address.
If you’ve gotten bored with figuring out why John Kerry’s face is so bruised and beat up you can catch up on the State of the Union Address. We have behind the scenes footage, the live #SOTU address and more over here.