Amy Schumer Reads Open Letter to Trump Supporters Who Walked Out on Her in Tampa

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Amy Schumer opened her stand-up show in New York City Tuesday night by addressing the 200 Trump supporters who walked out her Tampa, Fla. set last Sunday.

“Dearest Tampa, I’m sorry you didn’t want me, a comedian who talks about what she believes in, to mention the biggest thing going on in our country right now,” Schumer said. “How could I think it was okay to spend five minutes having a peaceful conversation with someone with different views?”


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“After the show, I want you to know that I will go straight to a rehab facility that will teach me how to make all people happy — both the rich, entitled white people who are going to vote for him and the very poor people who’ve been tricked into it,” Schumer added.

During her Tampa show Schumer attacked Trump, calling out the GOP candidate’s impulsive reaction to Alec Baldwin’s impression of him in a “Saturday Night Live” debate sketch and branding him an “orange, sexual-assaulting, fake-college-starting monster,” a term she sarcastically vowed not to call Trump again.

“I’m so sorry. I shouldn’t have said that he’s an orange, sexual-assaulting, fake-college-starting monster. I will never again say that he is an orange, sexual-assaulting, fake-college-starting monster,” the comedian repeated to roars of laughter. “Never again.”

She concluded with a defiant endorsement of of Trump’s opponent. “I look forward to putting this all behind us in a couple of weeks when Hillary Clinton is our motherf—-ing president!”

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  1. Edward Anderson says:

    Ignore her. Just another look at me please desperate for attention idiot. Just another liberal who thinks they’re so high and mighty and oh look at me I’m so open minded and all accepting that my brains and my common sense have fallen out. LOL.

  2. SHE is trashy and fake. I like real women with some class if they talk to me.

  3. Tom Adkins says:

    CURIOUS IF ANYONE AGREES WITH ME —- I have to confess…
    FIRST- I know everyone has a different sense of humor.
    But I can actually say Amy Schumer just isn’t funny. At all.
    I’ve been to funnier funerals. Really.
    I tried to keep an open mind. But she’s got nuthin.’
    SECOND- It seems a lot of people laugh out of obligation.
    You know… everyone TELLS YOU they are funny, so you are SUPPOSED to laugh.
    I would consider her Exhibit “A” for the “Laugh out of obligation” thing.
    Does anyone agree with me here?

    • Steve says:

      No. I don’t laugh out of obligation.

    • Bill Sly says:

      I never found Amy Schumer funny. Crude would be the correct description. I too am sick of being preached to by performers from LaLaLand. I will not watch award shows and have finally given up on SNL. I vote with my feet. I am very selective now on what I watch. Stick to the entertainment and I will watch. BTW, I’m a political animal. I’m not sticking my head in the sand. There is time and a place for everything, that is something that has long been forgotten. Hint: I think it is now coming back though.

  4. James Hunt says:

    I didn’t vote for Trump, or Clinton for that matter. I used to love Amy Schumer. But when you’re in the public eye, and you attack other peoples beliefs, you take the risk of alienating a fanbase. If she’s willing to take that risk, then keep going.

    When Lady Gaga didn’t go political at the Super Bowl Halftime Show, her album sales skyrocketed, that’s not an accident. People are tired of celebrities going political. The young lady at the counter at McDonalds probably has her political opinions, but she doesn’t share them with me. If she did, I wouldn’t go to that McDonalds. So go political at your own risk.

  5. Coleman says:

    She is so full of herself. She, nor other democrats can come to terms with the fact that they are the minority losing over 1000 seats in government in 8 years. Still they blather on with fake protests stomping their self entitled feet.

  6. Mel johnson says:

    Hollywood entertainers are such narcissistic blow hards on themselves…. out of touch with America.. censoring others opinions and anyone who does not believe in the lack of values that have been constantly on display and shoved down the American people’s throats.
    Everyone does not take kindly to the ridicule and bullying from the left. Censorship from the American media, for groups like anybody with a alternate opinion, christians, artists who want to perform for people unpopular amongst Hollywood circles, people of color that are for conservatives, will not be tolerated

  7. Roy says:

    Too bad she’s just not funny.

  8. Ken Lowe says:

    they still dont get why they lost!!!

  9. xfiler93 says:

    She is like most LEFTWING libs, very full of themselves. Sickening.

  10. john says:

    “I look forward to putting this all behind us in a couple of weeks when Hillary Clinton is our motherf—-ing president!”…So Amy …So arrogant…So limo prog-left….So Pathetic.

  11. Debi Parker says:

    Those of YOU seem to be the “entitled ones” protesting among other things human rights. You demand the right to take a human life thru Abortions!! some as many as 5 times!! Really?? Do you even consider birth control or an implant? That my friend is inhumane, it shouldn’t be considered a RIGHT. Then the burden is left up to the State? Your protesting and threats leads to violence and rioting. Who are the deplorables here? How much longer will you express anger. When can we come together? When will you decide to make positive a contribution

  12. CheshireKat says:

    I love Amy Schumer and I hate Trump with all the ferocity of thousand exploding stars, but it really kind of shows a disturbing lack of self-awareness (one that unfortunately seems to be a mark of modern Hollywood) when someone of her ilk goes on about “rich entitled white people”. Amy, do you think anyone working 9-5 job has cashed a $300,000 for a single job like you did for Trainwreck?

    I love you to death, Amy, but you’re not the voice of the common people any more than Meryl Streep, living in her mansions with her multiple Oscars (all of them richly deserved)….and that smug tone-deafness is primarily why we’re staring down the barrel of a Trump presidency.

  13. Primarch says:

    it’s funny to read old articles and the claims made by people prior to certain events happening. hollywood types are so out of touch with the reality that everyone else lives in, it’s no wonder they’re throwing tantrums like petulant little children nowadays.

  14. Memridotorg says:

    Vile petulant human being, no, not Trump

  15. jamesdavis72 says:

    Amy Schumer is a tragic sad human being isn’t she? Spring cleaning these celebs off my list will be much easier now!

  16. Dave Jablonski says:

    Here’s my open letter to Amy: Suck it.

  17. Joe says:

    Hillary is a criminal (using personal computer to transmit and receive classified information that seriously damages our national security) and it is so dystopian to see that those who have benefited most from our democratic republic (Hollywoodians) are blind to her actions and in denial of the penalties she deserves. Hollywood = Hypocrisy

  18. BillUSA says:

    Amy Tumor had her fifteen minutes. Time to wave goodbye to the career that wasn’t and join the rest of the crowd that we’d like to forget.

  19. All4Hill says:

    Trump Supporters…What Geniuses

  20. Mitchell says:

    The OTHER fay, dumpy chick that needs to sit her ass down.

  21. mrsmass says:

    What she should be apologizing for is that outfit.

  22. My Freedom Of Speech says:

    Obviously the rehab worked. Sarcasm.

  23. Kelly says:

    The people who walked out of Amy Schumers show had every right to. They spent their hard earned money for a night where they wanted to kick their feet back and be entertained. Her show left a bad taste in their mouths and so the got up and left. That’s their right just like its her right to say what she wants at her shows. She needs to put her big girl panties on and get over it.

  24. Gary Gruber says:

    Trump’s anti-TPP rhetoric and ‘America first’theme has appealed to abroad cross section of America. Amy Schumer is the height of Hollywood arrogance.

  25. Evangeline says:

    She’s way, way overrated, particularly by Schumer herself. Have no problem listening to entertainers’ political views, but AS isn’t an entertainer and her views sound more like the rants of a high schooler than the views of a knowledgeable adult.

    • KdNicewanger says:

      “Have no problem listening to entertainers’ political views”, then bitches about exactly that.

      The first step is admitting you have a problem. Good luck on your journey toward self-awareness.

    • Steve says:

      She’s an entertainer. She may not be an entertainer that you like, and that’s fine, but she is an entertainer.

  26. Amy should keep talking about Trump so she can’t eat…..Maybe she will lose some weight

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