The crushing inevitability of four years of having to report on Donald Trump, a short-fingered shithouse who seems more preoccupied with having beef with celebrities and sportspeople and sketch comedy writers than running the country, is starting to sink in. It's going to be a long year...
Meryl Streep – nominated for nineteen Academy Awards; widely considered the greatest actor of her generation; really good in the movie The Devil Wears Prada and also every movie she's ever been in, including Mamma Mia – took the stage at the Golden Globes last night to take some shots at the president-elect for mocking reporter Serge Kovaleski, who suffers from a congenital joint condition, while on the campaign trail last year.
Trump replied with all the poise and decorum one would expect from a man who is about to become the most powerful person in the world.
Meryl Streep, one of the most over-rated actresses in Hollywood, doesn't know me but attacked last night at the Golden Globes. She is a.....— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 9, 2017
Hillary flunky who lost big. For the 100th time, I never "mocked" a disabled reporter (would never do that) but simply showed him.......— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 9, 2017
"groveling" when he totally changed a 16 year old story that he had written in order to make me look bad. Just more very dishonest media!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 9, 2017
For clarification, here is Donald Trump mocking the disabled reporter on live television in front of the world's media and millions of viewers:
So that’s good, then, isn’t it? The world is now just that couple who always have public arguments on Facebook statuses blown up to the absolute mega-maximum except one of those friends is the one with the codes to all the nuclear weapons.
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