Because the image of Hollywood wrapping themselves in the flag while dragging it across the floor is such a perfectly metaphorical tableaux, I present to you the latest cover of Variety. Who knew that Michael Moore, Lena Dunham, Chelsea Handler, Van Jones, and some guy from the cast of Hamilton who I had to look up, would take such a bold stance against Donald Trump? Who could have predicted “Hollywood and the media raise their voices” in opposition to a Republican president? And in Variety no less!
When this issue starts landing in the inboxes of all those subscribers in rural Wisconsin and Western Pennsylvania, there’s going to be democratic upheaval.
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