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How Meryl Streep's Golden Globes speech set awards Trump template

(CNN)As award shows go, the Golden Globes usually isn't much of a trailblazer. In hindsight, though, the 2017 edition of the event -- and Meryl Streep's appearance in particular -- set the prickly tone for the relationship between President Trump and the entertainment industry, and the template for award telecasts that followed.Trump was still president-elect the night Streep accepted the Globes' career-achievement honor, the Cecil B. DeMille Award, almost exactly two years ago. Without naming him, Streep proceeded to deliver a broadside that roused the show-business crowd, citing the importance of a "principled press to hold power to account," while saying in a clear reference to Trump, "Disrespect invites disrespect. Violence incites vio ...
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