(NEWSBUSTERS) Last night at a Trump rally, the president criticized the Academy Awards giving Best Picture this year to South Korean film, Parasite. While ripping the decision, he invoked classic American movies, Gone With the Wind and Sunset Boulevard. Trump just merely mentioning Gone With the Wind triggered the hosts at The View on Friday’s show, as they attacked Trump’s “xenophobia” and racism.
They first played the rally clip where Trump mocks the subtitled film, saying, “Can we get Gone with the Wind back, please? I thought it was best foreign film, right? Best foreign movie. No. Did this ever happen before?” He goes on to also mention Sunset Boulevard but the hosts didn't play that part.
Instead, they flipped their lids.
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