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Now, Sony CEO Michael Lynton has issued his own response, and claims that the company had no other option but to pull the movie as a direct result of theaters refusing to show it:
President Obama Speaks: Confirms North Korea's Involvement In Sony Hack & Comments On Theaters' Pulling Of The Interview!
We're still so shocked that Sony has responded to threats of terrorism by hackers by pulling The Interview from theaters.
President Obama spoke today about the incident, and confirmed that North Korea was behind the attack against the studio.
Here were some of his words he offered on the hacking, and his thoughts he outlined on how the United States would respond:
Whoopi Goldberg Gets Into A Heated Shouting Match With Her Co-Hosts On The View While Discussing Racism!
Things are really reaching a boiling point on The View, and not just behind the scenes.
Well while the ladies and their guest co-host Laverne Cox were discussing how the story was a clear sign of racism, Whoopi Goldberg simply shook her head and smirked.
However, it didn't take long for her to break her silence and get into a shouting match with EVERYONE, leading to a very uncomfortable experience for pretty much everyone involved!
The question is, was Whoopi out of line, or was she right to call out her fellow co-hosts? Watch the clip (below) and decide for yourself!
People are getting pretty scared of going to the movie theaters this holiday.
Especially since it seems like the threats claiming terrorists will attack movie theaters who dare to show Sony's The Interview WERE probably from North Korea. But when has a North Korea threat ever been taken seriously before?
President Obama was a part of an exclusive interview with ABC News BEFORE Sony announced their decision to pull the movie from theaters, and he was already hinting that U.S. citizens should feel pretty safe about going to the movies.
Here's what he said:
THIS Is President Obama's Favorite Movie Of The Year! Sony's Amy Pascal & Scott Rudin Were Totally Wrong!
This is one special movie.
And the most powerful leader in the world acknowledged it as such!
And while the President is a fan of Richard Linklater's nearly three hour epic movie Boyhood, Michelle is actually a fan of another, less participated in, kind of entertainment…
You don't want to make her angry!
Shonda Rimes is NOT happy with the media these days as she believes they've downplayed some of the racist stuff from Amy Pascal's emails that were leaked in that big Sony hack!
The emails between Amy and Scott Rudin about President Barack Obama involved them guessing what his favorite movies are and they estimated some would be Django Unchained and The Butler and the context was Barack would like these because both movies had African American lead actors.
Well, Shonda did not like these one bit and took these two to task on Twitter and tweeted out