Over time, notorious lefty star Sean Penn has proven quite a lot of love for brutal dictators, however his hatred for our forty fifth president reached new ranges on Saturday when he called the Trump administration “obscene” and in contrast the previous president to a mass shooter “gunning down communities.”
On the press convention for the premiere of a brand new movie he directed on the Cannes Movie Pageant, the topic of COVID-19 and Penn’s charitable work in combatting the coronavirus got here up. However speak shortly turned political, with Penn pointing the finger of blame instantly at President Trump.
Calling it “plain to the attention,” he tore into the Trump administration’s dealing with of the coronavirus.
“We had been — not solely as a rustic, however as a world – let down and brazenly uncared for, misinformed. We had fact and motive assaulted beneath what was in all phrases an obscene administration,” the actor ranted, studying instantly from the TDS script.
Penn finally branded Trump a mass assassin, evoking imagery of a mad gunman mowing down helpless civilians:
“When my staff and I might come residence from check and vaccination websites at evening, notably through the testing interval through the Trump administration, to maddening information – it actually felt like there was somebody with a machine gun gunning down communities that had been probably the most weak from a turret on the White Home.”
That’s an escalation from Penn’s feedback in March when he accused Trump of being “responsible of negligent murder on a grand scale.” I wait with bated breath to listen to what he has to say about New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.
After all, President Joe Biden is the savior in all this, driving in on a white horse to shine a lightweight after the darkness of Trump: “Within the transition to the duty pressure that President Biden put collectively, it was actually that feeling like a solar was rising,” the Hollywood star gushed.
Alternatively, “There was no effort of integrity coming from the federal authorities till the Trump administration was dismissed.” Clearly, he’s forgetting about Operation Warp Pace and the way vaccinations started beneath Trump.
Apparently, Trump Derangement Syndrome solely will get worse the longer he’s out of workplace and shall be more durable to eradicate than the coronavirus.