Trump’s response to Meryl Streep says it all

Meryl Streep gave a much-talked about speech at the Golden Globes saying President-elect Donald Trump made fun of a disabled reporter, according to IJR.

She said:

“There was one performance this year that stunned me — it sank its hooks in my heart. Not because it was good; there was nothing good about it. But it was effective and it did its job. It made its intended audience laugh, and show their teeth.

“It was that moment when the person asking to sit in the most respected seat in our country imitated a disabled reporter. It kind of broke my heart when I saw it, and I still can’t get it out of my head, because it wasn’t in a movie. It was real life.”

[…]

“This instinct to humiliate, when it’s modeled by someone in the public platform, by someone powerful, it filters down into everybody’s life, because it kind of gives permission for other people to do the same thing. Disrespect invites disrespect, violence incites violence. And when the powerful use their position to bully others we all lose.”

Hollywood is just upset that the rest of America is not taking their marching orders from them. Must hurt.

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