Press "Enter" to skip to content

‘Is #MerylStreepForPresident Trending Yet?’: Twitter Reacts to Meryl Streep’s Golden Globes Speech


Accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award at tonight’s Golden Globes, actress Meryl Streep delivered an impassioned speech defending Hollywood, foreigners, and the press while taking aim at President-elect DonaldTrump.

As you would imagine, considering the political nature of the speech, there was quite a bit of a reaction to it.

Conservatives, for one, weren’t overly thrilled:

However, there were quite a few famous folks who seemed genuinely moved and impressed by Streep’s address:

And, of course, liberals chimed in with their love for the speech:

We got this reaction from the president of GLAAD:

Others just wanted to know when Trump would react:

One writer had this response to the speech:

CNN’s Don Lemon wanted to know if a certain hashtag was trending:

And we had those pushing for Streep to run in 2020:

Rolling Stone’s Jesse Berney made this observation:

[image via screengrab]

Follow Justin Baragona on Twitter: @justinbaragona