Several liberal Hollywood celebrities reacted to the RNC convention with disgust and dismay.
Filmmaker and prolific anti-Trump tweeter Rob Reiner wrote “Is it just me or is anyone else throwing up right now?”
Actress Rosanna Arquette replied “Not watching.. boycott. Listen to music it’s too toxic ,will watch joy ,rachel and Nicole later.”
Actress and activist Alyssa Milano took specific aim at Night 1 headliner Tim Scott.
Milano wrote “Hey, @SenatorTimScott! The @GOP will feel cancel culture in November when #BidenHarrisToSaveAmerica.”
In another tweet she wrote “Tim Scott has the audacity to discuss education when there are 8 million children who can’t learn remotely because of limited broadband. It didn’t have to be this way. #TrumpLiesAmericansDie #TrumpChaos”
Actress Bette Midler wrote “Trump delivered zero. The #GOP WILL NEVER ALLOW AFRICAN AMERICANS TO GET AHEAD.”
Trump delivered zero. The #GOP WILL NEVER ALLOW AFRICAN AMERICANS TO GET AHEAD.
— bettemidler (@BetteMidler) August 25, 2020
Actress Mia Farrow took specific issue with the appearance of the McCloskeys.
She wrote “The BLM protestors were peacefully passing by. They did not threaten this hideous gun-wielding, racist pair”
She added “The protestors were not on the McCloskey’s property but were marching lawfully down the http://street.to reach the mayor. The McCloskeys, brandishing guns, threatened unarmed peaceful protestors. #LockThemUp”
Comedienne Kathy Griffin wrote “Trump is now holding some hostages hostage. Really.”