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What did you think of Meryl Streep's Golden Globes speech?

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Actress Meryl Streep, recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award, poses in the press room during the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Meryl Streep's criticism of Donald Trump took much of the attention at last night's Golden Globes.

Streep’s acceptance speech for a lifetime achievement award was crafted into a compelling defense of Hollywood, foreigners and the press.

The actress never mentioned Trump by name, but it was clear who her target was in pointedly saying that a performance from the past year that stunned her came from the campaign trail. She noted an incident where "the person asking to sit in the most respected seat in our country" imitated a disabled reporter from The New York Times.

"It kind of broke my heart when I saw it," she said. "I still can't get it out of my head, because it wasn't in a movie. It was real life."

President-elect Trump took to Twitter this morning calling Meryl Streep "one of the most over-rated actresses in Hollywood" following her speech last night night at the Golden Globe awards.

What stood out for you from the Streep speech and reaction that has followed?

Who was the intended audience and what was the speech's likely effect? Let us know what you think  by calling in at 866-893-5722 or tweeting us @AirTalk.

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