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Barbra Streisand blasts Donald Trump:
´I completely agree with Meryl´

Entertainment Weekly, by Oliver Gettell

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 1/10/2017 9:16:13 AM

Barbra Streisand is standing with Meryl Streep, who used her acceptance speech at Sunday´s Golden Globe Awards to criticize Donald Trump for lacking empathy and infamously mocking a disabled reporter in 2015. A day after Streep delivered her blistering rebuke of the president-elect, Streisand called in to Hardball With Chris Matthews and expressed her solidarity. I thought that [Streep] said what she said beautifully, Streisand remarked. Regarding Trump´s ridiculing of journalist Serge F. Kovaleski 14 months ago, Streisand added, I completely agree with Meryl. It was a heartbreaking moment and so beneath the dignity of the presidency, let alone any respectful person. What we need more in this world

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I liked it better when droopy, old celebrities quietly faded away.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: curious1, 1/10/2017 9:19:48 AM     (No. 11102433)

Babs brief day in the sun was long ago. She should stop being annoying, if that is possible.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Mushroom, 1/10/2017 9:22:54 AM     (No. 11102439)

Hang on, let me check..... Nope, still don´t care.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ratslayer, 1/10/2017 9:25:24 AM     (No. 11102444)

Babs go do another Lewinsky for Slick.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 1/10/2017 9:28:43 AM     (No. 11102449)

Poor babies, what this is all about is that now, their status has changed, no more going to parties at the White House. They are just ordinary mouth breathing, lip flapping citizens without power recognition.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/10/2017 9:34:18 AM     (No. 11102462)

Their Lives Have Ended.

Like gaffed fish, flailing on the deck.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: heartsurgeon, 1/10/2017 9:35:19 AM     (No. 11102467)

Barbara apparently trying to stay topical and relevant. We should be hearing from Madonna and Cher next.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: fhancock, 1/10/2017 9:37:22 AM     (No. 11102469)

Mem´ries light the corners of my mind. Misty water-colored mem´ries of the way we were...Babs it just sucks to be you now have a nice four years

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Beca, 1/10/2017 9:39:19 AM     (No. 11102472)

No one cares who or what you agree with. You´ve been proven a partisan hack .....you and Meryl don´t speak for the voting public... you have no humility and Meryl used the wrong platform to froth at the mouth....,the blowback alone shows what fools you make of yourselves......

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Reply 9 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 1/10/2017 9:40:28 AM     (No. 11102474)

Yet another obit I look forward to reading....

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Mr. Know-It-All, 1/10/2017 9:43:20 AM     (No. 11102483)

zzzzzzzzz....

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Old Army Vet, 1/10/2017 9:45:37 AM     (No. 11102488)

Still irrelevant but then most of the Hollywood elite are.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: treyb, 1/10/2017 9:48:55 AM     (No. 11102496)

...didn´t read, don´t care. Next.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: MainelySane, 1/10/2017 9:51:10 AM     (No. 11102505)

didn´t read the article; WHO CARES?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: MickinPhoenix, 1/10/2017 9:57:54 AM     (No. 11102521)

Of course she does. just another Left Wing Looney MORON.....Mick

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Reply 15 - Posted by: RightofRight, 1/10/2017 9:59:31 AM     (No. 11102522)

Da Beak has spoken....


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Reply 16 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/10/2017 10:04:45 AM     (No. 11102530)

Hey, Sally One-Note, go vomit and sing to your fan base of 100 old gals who refuse to forget "The Way We Were."

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Reply 17 - Posted by: ginadee, 1/10/2017 10:06:05 AM     (No. 11102532)

Babs darling, God gave you a great singing voice as a gift. Anything else that comes out of your mouth is garbage.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: cindiana, 1/10/2017 10:06:22 AM     (No. 11102533)

If Streep is 80, Babs must be about 100, no?

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Jobe, 1/10/2017 10:06:25 AM     (No. 11102534)

Too bad the two of them are not Eskimos. They could share an ice floe. Maybe we could put a polar bear on the floe with them.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Jobe, 1/10/2017 10:08:43 AM     (No. 11102537)

Oh, and I just remembered. Streisand let loose some vicious and disgusting shots at George W. Bush. Where was lefty compassion then?

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Udanja99, 1/10/2017 10:10:47 AM     (No. 11102545)

Another fugly has-been hoping for another 15 minutes.

Shut up and sing. On second thought, just shut up.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Maggie2u, 1/10/2017 10:11:12 AM     (No. 11102547)

Wow! Didn´t see that coming! /s

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Reply 23 - Posted by: nimby, 1/10/2017 10:14:02 AM     (No. 11102554)

Hy Babs!! Mad that you don´t get to sleep in the Lincoln bedroom?

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Reply 24 - Posted by: joew9, 1/10/2017 10:16:17 AM     (No. 11102560)

Hollywood would eagerly trade Polanski allowed to stay in the country for tens of millions middle Americans unemployed.

Trump was elected because of jobs.


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Reply 25 - Posted by: BarryNo, 1/10/2017 10:21:31 AM     (No. 11102569)

Actors should stick to acting. They only show how dependant they are on a script, when they don´t.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: bobn.t, 1/10/2017 10:33:46 AM     (No. 11102592)

Bab´s nose is bigger than her brain.


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Reply 27 - Posted by: kate318, 1/10/2017 10:39:04 AM     (No. 11102602)

Hollywood "celebrities" doubling down on stupid.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: J F Ackerman, 1/10/2017 10:53:47 AM     (No. 11102614)

To quote Laura Ingraham, "Shut up and sing."

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Reply 29 - Posted by: columba, 1/10/2017 10:54:01 AM     (No. 11102615)

Barf alert

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Reply 30 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 1/10/2017 10:56:00 AM     (No. 11102618)

Wow, what NOT a shock that all the Hollyweird bobble heads are bobbing today. Streep took her moment on stage to shove her hypocritical, leftist opinions down our throats. We are used to this from Hollyweird and the media. We didn´t value them before and don´t now.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: varkdriver, 1/10/2017 11:00:24 AM     (No. 11102622)

#22, agree strongly. The REAL news headline would have been:

BABS BLASTS MERYL STREEP: ´COMPLETELY WRONG ABOUT TRUMP´



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Reply 32 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 1/10/2017 11:07:10 AM     (No. 11102636)

Babs just doubling down of stupidity.
Who cares what BS has to say?
I´m just going to cling to my Bible and my guns then watch some football and mixed martial arts cage fighting. It´s much more entertaining than Hollywood.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Flipper3, 1/10/2017 11:11:53 AM     (No. 11102643)

Hay, Barbra, I thought you were going to move.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: my2sense, 1/10/2017 11:15:33 AM     (No. 11102649)

Actors are at their best when they stick to reading the lines written for them and not their own.


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Reply 35 - Posted by: JonR, 1/10/2017 11:22:51 AM     (No. 11102658)

Two old broads commiserating.... Big deal and who cares what they think!

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Reply 36 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 1/10/2017 11:23:34 AM     (No. 11102661)

Did she spew this while on her 45th Farewell Tour? (Commonly known as the ´Hey, I´m Still Alive´ tour.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Rather Read, 1/10/2017 11:26:22 AM     (No. 11102662)

Of course you do sweetheart.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 1/10/2017 11:26:35 AM     (No. 11102663)

These ´celebrities´ do not understand that normal folks don´t care what THEY espouse. We have our own lives to live and we don´t need them to tell us how to live it. Obviously they can´t remember this line - " the election is over "- I think it was despicable to turn an awards show into a political diatribe, not that I have ever watched an awards show. They just entertain each other with their arrogance.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: Fledrmaus, 1/10/2017 11:33:55 AM     (No. 11102675)

Just another of Hillary´s core demographic: rich, ugly old women. Turned out there weren´t enough of them to haul her over the finish line.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: dvc, 1/10/2017 11:34:01 AM     (No. 11102676)

Wow!, that´s surprising!

NOT.

Ignore the second idiot supporting the first idiot.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 1/10/2017 11:39:05 AM     (No. 11102685)

Well, I could heap derision on Streisand, but there is alreaday so much of it.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: hillaryisanidiot, 1/10/2017 11:50:02 AM     (No. 11102693)

I thought she was moving.

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Reply 43 - Posted by: thewarden, 1/10/2017 11:50:44 AM     (No. 11102696)

Oh Babs! Did Donnie rain on your parade? Poor snowflake (with apologies to actual snowflakes as they are both beautiful and useful). Note to her hubby James Brolin...run dude. What were you thinking?

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Reply 44 - Posted by: AGGW, 1/10/2017 11:51:29 AM     (No. 11102698)

Oh wow! Then I need to rethink my position! /s

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Reply 45 - Posted by: Tsquare, 1/10/2017 11:56:12 AM     (No. 11102706)

B.S. a hypocrrit who waters her lawn in a drought, jets sets about telling others to conserve, who lives behupind walls pushing for open bordes...totally ignarable bs.

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Reply 46 - Posted by: harper, 1/10/2017 12:00:43 PM     (No. 11102716)

"Hy Babs!! Mad that you don´t get to sleep in the Lincoln bedroom?"

Way I heard it was she got there but Abe wasn´t interested...something about staying within his species.


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Reply 47 - Posted by: lazyman, 1/10/2017 12:09:45 PM     (No. 11102733)

The 1% stick together.

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Reply 48 - Posted by: Davids918, 1/10/2017 12:24:41 PM     (No. 11102768)

Barbra needs a teleprompter to sing her own songs at her concerts. It´s glorified karoake seeing one of her shows.

That line by Meryl about holding power to account? Didn´t seem to bother Hollywood when the power (democrat administration) was using the IRS against people, because it was against Republicans. Didn´t seem to bother the Hollywood crowd when the EPA was poisoning the water in Colorado and New Mexico.



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Reply 49 - Posted by: trapper, 1/10/2017 12:25:57 PM     (No. 11102770)

OK. Meryl Streep. The thing to remember is that she’s an actor. She makes her living memorizing and delivering lines written for her by other people. She’s not a writer, and she doesn’t do improv.

So – who wrote her lines for her? Someone from Hillary’s camp? How long did she rehearse them? Did she rehearse in front of a mirror to get the facial expressions just the way she wanted them? Did she practice that little voice quiver, trying it out at different places? Did she practice different placements and durations of the pauses? How about her hand gestures?

As virtue signaling performances go, it wasn’t bad, but it didn’t really rise to the level of excellence, now did it? Because she is who she is, on a scale of 1 to 10 she always gets the gentlelady’s 3 just for showing up. So for this, I’d giver her a 4. I mean, she couldn’t even muster up a tear or two?

I saw La La Land. I’d like to see what Miss Stone could do with this script. Next!

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Reply 50 - Posted by: sabrajet, 1/10/2017 12:42:02 PM     (No. 11102790)

Well of course you do dear, but no one cares.Love your voice but care about your politics, not much. Without the new social media no one would even hear your opinions-or care if they did, anymore then they care about mine. Please record a few more songs while you can still hit the notes.

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Reply 51 - Posted by: Flipper3, 1/10/2017 12:42:37 PM     (No. 11102791)

Why doesn´t Streisand get lost and go on another one of her incessant farewell tours?

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Reply 52 - Posted by: boomerak, 1/10/2017 12:51:46 PM     (No. 11102805)

I thought she had already assumed room temperature over the past couple of years..... guess that was just her brain.

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Reply 53 - Posted by: Impacted Wisdom Truth, 1/10/2017 1:10:17 PM     (No. 11102824)

Reduce your Hollywood footprint.

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Reply 54 - Posted by: Lake Claytor, 1/10/2017 1:13:53 PM     (No. 11102829)

Nobody cares, barbara...

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Reply 55 - Posted by: veritas4ever, 1/10/2017 1:23:14 PM     (No. 11102839)

Can we ask Streisand to show her HS diploma and an original copy of a porn movie she allegedly made while a teenager. I think her nose was used in place of a penis with Streep as the recipient. And why is she living in the US? What happened to her promise to leave if DJ Trump won? I´ll pay for a one way economy class ticket to Canada,New Zealand,Antarctica or Jupiter or was that last one from another genius Cher?

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Reply 56 - Posted by: Bmartin, 1/10/2017 1:29:44 PM     (No. 11102846)

Oh Babs - you are "so yesterday"...
when will you wake up to realize that NO ONE CARES

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Reply 57 - Posted by: Highvoltage, 1/10/2017 1:32:24 PM     (No. 11102851)

Isn´t it lovely to be lectured on morality by a bunch of Hollywood forks who are only actors? Hollywood, a din of sin if I ever saw one. They have no moral compass. They opened their checkbooks to a loser and now their hineys are chapped the Donald won.

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Reply 58 - Posted by: patriot in texas, 1/10/2017 1:41:52 PM     (No. 11102859)

LOL Who cares what you two think or the whole of Hollywood? Make your living acting like other people and you know more than us. Get a real life. Boycotted all of you for over 15 years.

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Reply 59 - Posted by: coyote, 1/10/2017 1:55:40 PM     (No. 11102871)

Hey Babs, gimme a kiss.

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Reply 60 - Posted by: RayLRiv, 1/10/2017 2:29:06 PM     (No. 11102895)

Sing for me, Monkey Babs...

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Reply 61 - Posted by: Yorkiemom, 1/10/2017 2:50:55 PM     (No. 11102923)

Another 80 year old trying to get attention. She´s still as dumb as a post.

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Reply 62 - Posted by: JimBob, 1/11/2017 1:26:27 AM     (No. 11103725)

She´s still here?
I guess all those places she was going to go to so as to escape Mr. Trump, knew better than to let her in.

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Reply 63 - Posted by: TennDon, 1/11/2017 9:04:30 AM     (No. 11103981)

Babareista Strippedcan and Merryless Strepthroat should slink back under that fascist, Cali rock from whence they came because sunlight is such a good disinfectant!

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Reply 64 - Posted by: broken01, 1/11/2017 11:24:19 AM     (No. 11104207)

Hey did you guys know that George Looney Clooney´s wife(beard) Amal is pregnant. Just like this news the fact that BS agrees with her idiot friend Streep Throat is something I don´t give a screeching RA about.

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Reply 65 - Posted by: rytwng, 1/11/2017 3:05:51 PM     (No. 11104596)

Which one s more stupid? Anyway, why haven´t they left the country?

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Reply 66 - Posted by: house2010, 1/11/2017 3:32:20 PM     (No. 11104660)

These two loons give senility a bad name.

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KDVR-TV [Denver, CO], by Ann Lauricello    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 3/19/2017 10:35:30     Post Reply
BOULDER, Colo. — A new study by the University of Colorado Boulder spells out the suggestion that the first letter of your last name may determine your success in life. According to the study, which examines “alphabetism,” people with surnames beginning with a letter in the last half of the alphabet may face a tougher time academically, landing a first job and getting through life in general. The study, published last month, is not necessarily grounded in indisputable science. One of the lead researchers in the study said the results, however, were surprising. “Statistically, we were looking at two people

Pregnant teenage model killed by a
train during railway photoshoot in Texas
Telegraph [UK], by Barney Henderson    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 3/18/2017 8:00:59     Post Reply
NEW YORK - An aspiring model has died after being hit by a train in Texas on what was her first photoshoot. The family shared a photograph of the 19-year-old pregnant woman moments before the incident. Authorities said Thompson was standing between two sets of tracks on Friday in Navasota when a BNSF Railway train approached. She moved out of the way of the train but was apparently unaware that a Union Pacific train was coming in the opposite direction on the other tracks and was struck. Hakamie Stevenson told The Eagle newspaper that her daughter, Fredzania Thompson, attended Blinn



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