Hugh Laurie

Hope, Trump upstage 'La La Land's' moment in the sun

The sunny musical "La La Land" may have danced its way to a Golden Globes record Sunday night, but the film's seven accolades were a mere sideshow to the eloquence of honoree Meryl Streep, whose speech encapsulated the evening's prevailing themes of hope, inclusivity and action over anger about the imminent presidency of Donald Trump.

"You and all of us in this room really belong to the most vilified segments in American society right now," Streep said. "Think about it, Hollywood, foreigners, and the press."

Without even mentioning Trump by name, Streep, in accepting the year's Cecil B. DeMille Award, eviscerated the President-elect's use of his...

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