Follow Us:
Friday, July 01, 2022

Amy Schumer’s comment on Donald Trump prompt boos, walkout during show

The comedian slammed the Republican presidential nominee and brought a fan who supported him onstage to question him about his decision.

By: AP | Tampa |
October 17, 2016 11:18:29 pm
amy schumer, amy schumer donald trump, amy schumer donald trump comments, donald trump, us elections 2016, us elections, indian express, world news, Amy Schumer discussed her strong support for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and for gun control. (File Photo)

Amy Schumer’s rant against Donald Trump apparently turned off some fans at her show in Tampa, Florida.

The comedian slammed the Republican presidential nominee and brought a fan who supported him onstage to question him about his decision. She responded to people booing in the audience by telling them to leave if they didn’t like her opinions. When some continued to boo, Schumer asked security to escort them out.

Watch What Else Is Making News 

Schumer went on to discuss her strong support for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and for gun control.

Subscriber Only Stories
Skin Allergies In Children – What parents need to know?Premium
What makes KuCoin P2P Trading Platform a Good Choice To Buy Crypto?Premium
Airtel Demonstrates Immersive Video Entertainment On 5G; Recreates Kapil ...Premium
Is It A Good Idea To Keep One Account For All Your Financial Transactions?Premium

A reporter for the Tampa Bay Times who attended the show counted roughly about 200 people walking out over the comments.

Schumer responded to the controversy on Twitter on Monday with a note , “All love Tampa.”

Hot Offer Putin claims victory in Mariupol, leaving Ukrainian defenders holed up Subscribe Now
Start your day the best way
with the Express Morning Briefing

📣 Join our Telegram channel ( The Indian Express ) for the latest news and updates

For all the latest World News, download Indian Express App.

  • Newsguard
  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
  • Newsguard

Featured Stories

Latest Comment
Post Comment
Read Comments
Advertisement
X