Meryl Streep

Trump Voters Beg Him to Stop Tweeting About Dumb Things

“I don’t like tweeting,” Donald Trump said Wednesday. “I have other things I could be doing.”<p>Some of the people who voted for him strongly …

Donald Trump

The Tangled Debate Over the #J20 Art Strike

From museums to Meryl Streep, the discussion around culture and protest often misses the point.<p>The culture industry’s response to Donald Trump’s election has largely consisted of different ways of saying “no.” Celebrities have refused to play his inauguration. Meryl Streep methodically blasted him …

Award Shows

Meryl Streep, Mindy Kaling, And More Narrate The History Of Planned Parenthood

100 years of reproductive health care in six minutes.<p><b>WHAT:</b> An animated video from Now This narrated by a cast of all-stars telling the 100-year history of Planned Parenthood.<p><b>WHO:</b> Lena Dunham, Mindy Kaling, Amy Schumer, Tessa Thompson, Meryl Streep, Sasheer Zamata, Jennifer Lawrence, America …

Mindy Kaling

Can We Recruit Meryl Streep and Her Supporters to Actually Do Something on Disability Employment?

We have a very vibrant and active “disability” (differently abled) community in California. But Ms. Meryl Streep, who presented herself as a champion for disability rights and employment in her recent Golden Globes Speech, has not been a participant in this community — at least in the 25 years I’ve …

Developmental Disabilities

Oscars producer is hoping for some Meryl Streep-type political speeches

"I don't like this attitude that because someone's a celebrity, their right of free speech is taken away"<p>Two weeks ago, the Golden Globes kicked off …

Hollywood

Benghazi Survivor to Celebrities: ‘You’re Here to Entertain Us’

A lot of celebrities have stood on a lot of soapboxes since Donald J. Trump was elected president. Hollywood elites have used their influence to take …

Entertainment

Gavin Polone on Meryl Streep's Globes Speech and How Hollywood Can Learn to Live Under Trump

The actress' passionate anti-Trump remarks revealed the uncomfortable divide between bicoastal liberals and the rest of the country, where people …

Entertainment

No thanks for your time: the worst movie auditions from A-list stars

La La Land reminds us of the brutality of the auditioning process – something that even Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts can remember<p>Every actor has a bad audition story, a recollection of how they managed to mangle their one big chance at stardom. These stories are so ubiquitous that, in La La Land, …

Hollywood

Edward Norton, Bella Thorne & More Join Meryl Streep To Voice TWC’s ‘Guardian Brothers’

In May last year, The Weinstein Co acquired most worldwide rights to <i>The Guardian Brothers</i>, the Chinese animated film it is re-voicing in English. Now …

Entertainment

Conor McGregor Throws a Few Jabs at Meryl Streep After Her Golden Globe Speech

A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Jan 14, 2017 at 8:21am PST<p>“Get the f**k out of here,” was Conor McGregor’s indirect …

Entertainment

Trump-Streep Tiff lllustrates A Divided America

Whoops he did it again...Yes Donald Trump, soon to lead the world's most powerful and spendthrift nation couldn't let a derisory comment about him from actress Meryl Streep go unanswered via his over used Twitter account. But more importantly the aftermath of this exchange illustrates the divide …

Entertainment (UK)

Why Meryl Streep's Golden Globes speech feels like a hijacking

January 18, 2017 5:00 AM<br>The issue of actors using public platforms to strike political poses took a new twist last week at the Golden Globes ceremony.

Award Shows

By: Bernhard Guenther via collective-evolution.com Considering the hype around the latest celebrity statement about Trump by Meryl Streep and the upcoming ritual to put “the man” into “power” officially (which will most likely result in protests by moral, upstanding patriotic citizens), I thought to repost what I wrote (trigger warning!) right after the election. Hint: […]

Share Email<p><i>By: Bernhard Guenther via collective-evolution.com</i><p>Considering the hype around the latest celebrity statement about Trump by Meryl Streep …

Spirituality

Meryl Streep's Golden Globes Speech Wasn't Brave. It Was Boring.

Her words weren't particularly objectionable, but Hollywood has been preaching an anti-Republican message for years.<p>Just show me the dresses, dang it.<p>Awards ceremonies like the Golden Globes are usually too self-congratulatory, too long, with too many commercials for me to watch, but I love …

Pregnancy

Meryl Streep, Lena Dunham & Mindy Kaling Celebrate Planned Parenthood In New Video

House Speaker Paul Ryan recently confirmed that one of the Republicans first moves, aside from repealing the Affordable Care Act, will be defunding Planned Parenthood. It’s not all that surprising and it will, hopefully, be harder to pull off than they probably anticipate, but it’s upsetting …

Hollywood

The Problem with Meryl Streep's Comments

Last week, actress Meryl Streep briefly dominated a portion of the 24-hour news cycle with her comments at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards.<p>The legendary thespian, who received the Cecil B. DeMille Award for "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment," used her acceptance speech to offer …

Many disabled people aren't happy with Meryl Streep's anti-Trump speech

Meryl Streep’s acceptance speech at the Golden Globes hauled Donald Trump over the coals for mocking a disabled reporter. Hollywood applauded, the …

Disability

Obama Making Millions Off the Word Obamacare? Nope, But This Fake News is Spreading

It started as an article that appeared on Facebook. The article from news site Last Line of Defense, states that, “Donald Trump’s accounting team has …

Fake News

Brad Pitt looks happy during rare public appearance at Malibu charity event

Brad Pitt seems to be getting his groove back.<p>As his contentious divorce and custody battle with Angelina Jolie rages on, the slimmed down actor made …

Brad Pitt

Lin-Manuel Miranda shares birthday snap with Meryl Streep ahead of filming for Mary Poppins Returns

As far as birthdays go, Lin Manuel Miranda is having a pretty damn good one.<p>The Hamilton creator has been showered with birthday messages by his fans …

Hollywood

From Kramer vs. Kramer to The Devil Wears Prada, Meryl Streep's greatest roles in films based on books

Amidst all the coverage about Meryl Streep’s condemnation of Donald Trump at the Golden Globe Awards, Keith Rice at literary website Signature …

Entertainment

In Opinion: Why did so many Americans vote to become poorer?

<i>This article first appeared on the Dorf on Law site.</i><p>Donald Trump has now made clear that he has no intention of eliminating his conflicts of …

Democracy

Cartoon Conor McGregor responds to Meryl Streep

Actress Meryl Streep irked the entire MMA world during her acceptance speech at the Golden Globes when she referred to our beloved sport of mixed …

MMA & UFC

Ryan Gosling requested Meryl Streep to compliment his mother

<b>Los Angeles</b><b>:</b> La La Land star Ryan Gosling once requested Meryl Streep to compliment his mother's hairstyle.<p>The actor, 36, took his mom Donna to …

Hollywood

Mark Hamill records Donald Trump's Meryl Streep Twitter rant as The Joker

Last week, Mark Hamill - the voice behind Batman villain The Joker in the animated series and Arkham games - debuted his latest super villain: The …

Donald Trump

Why Donald Trump Attacked John Lewis (And Why He Will Always Attack People Who 'Wound' Him)

Why Donald Trump Attacked John Lewis<p>(And Why He Will ALWAYS Attack People Who "Wound" Him)<p>by Richard Greene with Dr. Lynne Meyer, PhD<p><i>*Note: I am re-posting the "Why Donald Trump Attacked Meryl Streep (And Why He Will ALWAYS Attack People Who "Wound" Him) post from January 10. . . . and will</i> …

Donald Trump

I Saw How Much of a Knee-Jerk Liberal Meryl Streep Is During My Bar Encounter With Her

Meryl Streep’s lambasting of Donald Trump during last Sunday’s Golden Globes telecast was choice. It’ll be remembered as a legendary moment in her …

‘Dear Ms. Streep’: Conservative ‘fan for life’ writes open letter chiding Oscar-winning actress

Following Meryl Streep’s anti-Trump tirade during the Golden Globes awards ceremony last Sunday, reactions ranged from gushing support from liberals to stern rebukes from the conservative world. President-elect Trump even responded to the attack on Twitter.<p>Meryl Streep, one of the most over-rated …

Hollywood

‘Put the People Above the Prize’

Here are the top 10 comments of the week on our digital platforms, as selected by our readers and the journalists who moderate nearly every comment.<p><b>An Unsubstantiated, Explosive Dossier</b><p><b>1.</b> Wait, so it was ok for political operatives and the FBI to derail Secretary Clinton’s candidacy with bogus …

Judiciary

Whenever something happens somewhere, they are like why isn't he commenting on it?; But I don't want to - SRK on Meryl Streep's speech

When Hollywood veteran Meryl Streep gave a strong speech (about politics and journalists) at the recently held Golden Globes, it created a stir …

Entertainment