Thursday, May 23, 2024

Norman Lear Compares Donald Trump to Archie Bunker in Twitter Post: “Remind you of anyone?”


Norman Lear has made it clear he doesn’t like Donald Trump. He will accept the Kennedy Center Honor but will not attend the White House reception with Trump.

He writes on Twitter: “I could never turn my back on the @kencen. It represents the Arts and Humanities which mean everything to me. Of course, I’m accepting……the honors. What I’m not accepting is the @WhiteHouse reception with @realDonaldTrump.”

On Twitter Lear has also posted a video of his most famous creation, Archie Bunker, comparing him to Trump. Actor Carroll O’Connor perverts the Statue of Liberty poem just as Trump lackey Stephen Miller did this week:

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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