In case you didn’t hear, if you watch football and/or MMA, then you’re just an uneducated racist person who doesn’t know how to appreciate.
“Hollywood is crawling with outsiders and foreigners,” Streep said. “If we kick them all out, you’ll have nothing to watch but football and mixed martial arts, which are not the arts.”
So UFC president Dana White said about Streep’s comments. White’s remarks are definitely ones that can be identified with:
That dig at MMA did not sit well with UFC President Dana White.
“It’s not going to be everybody’s thing. And the last thing in the world I expect is an uppity, 80-year old lady to be in our demographic and love mixed martial arts,” White told TMZ.
He said that Streep, who is actually 67 years old, is “not educated” about all the work that fighters put into their training.
“Of course it’s an art. I mean, these fighters, the men and women, are so talented. They train their whole lives to become the best in the world,” White said. “And the people who get into the UFC are the elite of the elite.”
“To say something stupid like that is like saying she’s not a talented actress, which she is. She’s a very talented actress.