On Tuesday evening, the inimitable Cher referred to as in to MSNBC’s The Final Phrase with Lawrence O’Donnell after she’d complimented the present’s host for his fundraising on behalf of K.I.N.D. (Children In Want of Desks), a charity that gives desks for Malawi college students. O’Donnell and his viewers have helped increase $32,838,605 for Okay.I.N.D. since 2010.
Cher admitted to being a longtime viewer of The Final Phrase and praised the present’s “herculean” effort in elevating cash for Malawi college students, on condition that Cher herself is also involved in a number of charitable endeavors, together with Free the Wild, a global charity that makes an attempt to cease the abuse of untamed animals in captivity.
“I simply really feel sort of like a geek as a result of I’m such an avid MSNBC [viewer],” Cher instructed O’Donnell. “Generally I’m yelling at you guys, different instances I’m simply being like, ‘Oh, they’re so candy’ and rubbing your heads. Really, in the event you’ve ever learn any of my tweets, I’m so insanely political and get myself in a lot bother, however I don’t care.”
When O’Donnell requested her concerning the New Yr after being via one yr of “a sane presidency” beneath Joe Biden, Cher replied, “I actually want the Democrats would simply go on full-tilt and run round with their hair on hearth. I do know it’s not the good factor to do or the genteel factor to do, however time’s-a-wasting, guys, and anyone’s received to gentle a hearth.”
Then, after all, the subject of former President Donald Trump got here up. O’Donnell questioned whether or not Cher had ever crossed paths with anybody as odious as Trump, a bigot who’s been accused of sexual harassment or assault by greater than 20 ladies.
“Properly, babe, I’ve encountered some junk individuals and a few individuals—simply the worst issues, assume of a complete bunch of adjectives—however I’ve by no means encountered anybody [like Trump]. They pale compared. , the individuals I do know, they couldn’t even… he’s like a horse of a special colour.”