Hypocrisy on Riots: A Spike Lee Joint
January 25th, 2021 4:59 PM
Spike Lee was horrified by the Capitol riots on January 6. Back in the summer when mobs were burning American cities under the auspices of Black Lives Matter … well, not so much. You see, to Lee, those rioters were “true Americans” and Trump is Hitler.
'View' Hosts Giggle As Spike Lee Downplays Racism From 'Uncle Joe'
June 12th, 2020 2:50 PM
Filmmaker Spike Lee appeared on The View this week for another media appearance where he mocked black Trump supporters and downplayed “Uncle Joe”’s racist comment about black voters. Just like on CBS earlier this week, the hosts didn’t flinch at his bigoted comments towards blacks who don’t share his political views.
TOP 20: Celebs Rage Against Trump In Wake of Protests and Pandemic
June 12th, 2020 1:30 PM
From singer Pink condemning Trump voters as unpatriotic, to film director Spike Lee declaring the President’s re-election would put the “world in peril,” the following is a countdown of the 20 most outrageous outbursts by lefty celebrities over the last month.
Spike Lee Mocks 'Some Negroes' Who Drink Trump's 'Orange Kool-Aid'
June 9th, 2020 3:20 PM
The CBS This Morning co-hosts on Tuesday had no objection when guest Spike Lee mocked African Americans who support Donald Trump as “some negroes” who will “drink orange Kool-Aid” for the President. Lee also corrected himself when he referred to the violence and looting going on in some cities as “riots.” The filmmaker changed his wording to “uprisings.”
Spike Lee Blasts Trump, Praises Cuomo, Claims Virus Is Earth’s Revenge
April 10th, 2020 6:17 PM
People need to urge director Spike Lee to “Do The Right Thing,” and shut up. In an XM radio interview with “The Joe Madison Show,” the Blackkklansman director spouted off his usual leftwing lunacies for the umpteenth time this month. Today he surmised that coronavirus is a sign that the earth is “angry” with humanity, and that NY Gov Andrew Cuomo is so much…
FLASHBACK: 4 Years, 4 Worst Political Moments at the Oscars
February 7th, 2020 8:47 AM
Along with the red carpet, Best Picture, and the Oscar itself, the annual Academy Awards has become synonymous with left-wing political speeches and grandstanding. Since 2016, MRC Culture's On TV blog has covered the Oscars in all its liberal glory, from the anti-Trump opening monologue jokes to the activist acceptance speeches.
Spike Lee Jokes to Sharpton: Senate Republicans Will 'Burn In Hell'
February 4th, 2020 7:43 AM
Rev. Al Sharpton welcomed leftist movie director Spike Lee on his Politics Nation show on Sunday night to discuss Kobe Bryant, but Sharpton finished the segment by asking about impeachment. "Have to ask you on the way out, because I know the activist side of you, have you been following the impeachment?" Lee cracked the Republicans are "going to burn in Hell" if…
These Nasty Celebs Rage at 'Agent Orange,' 'Lowlife' Trump
October 2nd, 2019 9:07 AM
Unfortunately, time has not softened the extreme views of Robert De Niro regarding President Trump, and his hostility has apparently only been aggravated by the impeachment inquiry currently underway in the U.S. House of Representatives. The actor made his views clear on Monday by calling the GOP occupant of the White House “such a low life” who “taints everyone around him.…
Spike Lee to Hollywood: ‘Shut It Down’ in Georgia Over Abortion Law
June 7th, 2019 4:05 PM
On Thursday, Oscar-winning director Spike Lee demanded that workers in the entertainment industry move out of Georgia because of its new abortion law. While others in Hollywood are content to see if that legislation takes effect next year or is blocked in the courts, Lee dismissed concerns that a boycott could dramatically reduce the $9.5 billion annual boost the state economy…
Getting Excited for Beto, But Bummed by Trump
March 20th, 2019 11:00 AM
In the past few weeks we’ve seen the media get excited for Beto O’Rourke while also blaming Donald Trump for the actions of a crazed shooter. Vanity Fair sent Joe Hagan to pen a cover story on Beto that left the writer giddy about a “gleam in his eye” as the “too innocent to be a politician” began his presidential campaign. Conversely, journalists raged at…
NYT Page One: 'Green Book' Racially 'Retrograde,' 'Borderline Bigoted'
February 26th, 2019 8:05 PM
New York Times Hollywood reporter Brooks Barnes made Tuesday’s front page with a petulant look at the Academy Awards and the Oscar-winning movie “Green Book": "While admired by some as a feel-good depiction of people uniting against the odds, the movie was criticized by others as a simplistic take on race relations, both woefully retrograde and borderline bigoted."
Noah Mocks 'Childish' Feinstein Over Her Response to Child Protesters
February 26th, 2019 6:30 PM
In his opening monologue on Monday's Daily Show, host Trevor Noah delivering his usual mockery of Republicans through the lens of praising filmmaker Spike Lee for his acceptance speech at the Oscars. Surprisingly, his opening monologue also took a shot at “childish” Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein for not bending over backwards to please child activists demanding she…
Shocker! Liberal Hollywood Stars (Mostly) Shut Up at Oscars
February 25th, 2019 12:21 AM
Hyped as an awards show sure to be full of surprises, the only real surprise is that there was so little political commentary in the words uttered by Hollywood celebrities. The 91st Academy Awards ceremony aired February 24 on ABC live from Los Angeles. The show had no host so celebrity presenters walked out as their names were announced.
Oscar Winner Spike Lee: 'Be On the Right Side of History' in 2020
February 24th, 2019 10:55 PM
Director Spike Lee won his first Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for "BlacKkKlansman" and he took the occasion to be the first one to really get political at the 91st Academy Awards on ABC.