Amy Schumer launched an astonishing assault on Trump supporters, blaming them for every little thing underneath the solar, together with the main league flop of her new Netflix particular, The Leather Special.
Describing herself as “the primary feminine comedian promoting out arenas everywhere in the world“, the deluded comic additionally lashed out at journalists and critics for daring to report that her present is a dud, claiming “that is what the [Trump] administration desires.”
“The alt proper organized trolls assault every little thing I do. Read the @splitsider article,” the Trainwreck star wrote, ignoring the very fact her present has been ignored by viewers and panned by critics throughout the board. “They set up to get my rankings down. Meeting in sub Reddit rooms. They tried on my guide and films and television present. And I wish to thank them.”
“I’m solely alarmed by the individuals printing their organized trolling as ‘news.’ [T]his is what the present administration desires,” she stated. “Journalists do higher it’s embarrassing.”
I am so proud of my special and grateful to all the people spreading love on line about it. I am the first female comic who is selling out arenas all over the world and so grateful for that. I am embarrassed for the "journalists" who report on trolls activities as if it's news. It's indicative of administration right now. Anyone who reported that "viewers aren't happy" with my special, it would have been cool if you did a moment of research before posting. The alt right organized trolls attack everything I do. Read the @splitsider article. They organize to get my ratings down. Meeting in sub Reddit rooms. They tried on my book and movies and tv show And I want to thank them. It makes me feel so powerful and dangerous and brave. It reminds me what I'm saying is effective and bring more interest to my work and their obsession with me keeps me going. I am only alarmed by the people printing their organized trolling as "news" this is what the current administration wants. So this post has nothing against the trolls. I thank you trolls so much. It fills me with hope and power to see you all furiously posting so as always accuse me of whatever lies you want. Call me a whale. Call me a thief and I will continue to rise and fight and lead. I know who I am. I am strong and beautiful and will use my voice my whole time on this earth. Journalists do better it's embarrassing. Trolls see you on the next one! 😘😘😘
“I thanks trolls a lot,” the comic added. “It fills me with hope and energy to see you all furiously posting in order at all times accuse me of no matter lies you need. Call me a whale. Call me a thief and I’ll proceed to rise and battle and lead. I do know who I’m. I’m sturdy and exquisite and can use my voice my complete time on this earth.”
Per Breitbart: While Schumer says the Netflix members who known as her particular “awful,” “unfunny,” and “unwatchable” have been organized by Reddit customers who mounted a troll marketing campaign in opposition to her, detrimental opinions for The Leather Special may very well be readily discovered on different on-line score platforms.
For instance, Schumer’s Netflix particular presently holds a four.four out of 10 score on The Internet Movie Database (IMDB) — down from 5.5 lower than per week in the past.
The Leather Special can be displaying a 22% viewers rating of viewers who “appreciated it” on Rotten Tomatoes.
Reviews from tv critics have additionally been lukewarm. The Los Angeles Times‘ Lorraine Ali writes that the special features Schumer’s signature model of soiled humor, however “mockingly, the dirtier it will get, the much less daring it feels.”
“‘The Leather Special’ not solely depends on lots of these acquainted and specific themes, however kicks all of it up a notch so there’s extra of it — with extra frequency and extremities. And because it seems, that’s not factor,” she wrote.
Meanwhile, Newsday’s Verne Gay gave the particular a “C” grade.
“It’s all there. She’s all there. Every little bit of her,” Gay wrote. “As common, it’s largely additionally all one topic, or variations on that topic, together with each conceivable phrase to explain that topic, together with some bodily pantomime or gesture so as to add texture and which means to this topic, simply in case the phrases themselves didn’t fairly suffice. As if.”