(NationalSentinel) Entertainment Politics:Â You might think that Hollywood isÂ the center of the universe for freedom of speech and expression, but you’d be wrong.
So says comedic actor Tim Allen, who claims he has to be “careful” when talking about President Donald J. Trump because the land of expression and tolerance isn’t very tolerant of pro-Trump speech.
In fact, Allen says, the climate in Tinsel Town these days is reminiscent ofÂ the Nazi Brown Shirt era in what is today Europe’s largest democracy.
Comedic actorÂ Tim AllenÂ joked briefly on â€œJimmy Kimmel Live!â€ Thursday night about having to keep quiet about his conservative views in Hollywood.
Mr. AllenÂ mentioned that he attended PresidentÂ Trumpâ€™s inauguration and then immediately tried to justify his attendance by saying he went to see Democrats and Republicans.
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â€œIâ€™m not attacking you!â€ Mr. Kimmel assured the comedian.
â€œIn this town?â€Â Mr. AllenÂ responded. â€œIâ€™m not kidding. You gotta be real careful around here. You get beat up if you donâ€™t believe what everybody believes.
â€œThis is like â€˜30s Germany,â€ he said. â€œI donâ€™t know what happened. If youâ€™re not part of the group, â€˜You know what we believe is right,â€™ I go, â€˜Well, I might have a problem with that.â€™
â€œIâ€™m a comedian, I like going [off] on both sides,â€ he added.
Continuing, Allen said his biggest peeves are online tracking of consumers by corporate giants like Amazon and Google, as well as too much government surveillance.
Good points. But his comments regarding the Alt-Left group think in Hollywood are telling. Artists have the freedom to express themselves openly and proudly, but only so long as they are supporting of Democrats and derogatory of Trump.
â€œWhat I find odd in Hollywood is that they didnâ€™t likeÂ TrumpÂ because he was a bully,â€ the â€œLast Man Standingâ€ told Fox News host Megyn Kelly last November, shortly after Trump’s victory. â€œBut if you had any kind of inkling that you were forÂ Trump, you got bullied for doing that. And thatâ€™s where this â€” it gets a little hypocritical to me, is that you can now bully people.â€
It’s because liberals lack the hypocrisy gene, Tim.