Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson has declined an offer to become comedienne Roseanne Barr's running mate in her bid to become the next U.S. President.

The TV funnywoman announced her plans to enter the political arena earlier this year (12), and her name will be on the California primary ballotas a candidate for the Green Party this summer (Jul12).

On Tuesday (08May12), Barr declared she would love to have Crazy singerNelson as her second-in-command, writing on Twitter.com, "My Vice President will be announced at the debate in San Francisco this Saturday. I want Willie Nelson as Vice President".

But Nelson, 79, politely turned down the invite, replying on the socialnetworking site, "Thank you but no thank you. Good luck to you!"

Barr accepted the response graciously and she's now set her sights on gaining the support of another celebrity