Good morning! Catch up on your pop culture news with our roundup of today’s top stories — so far.
1. President Trump fires back at ‘low IQ’ De Niro
You didn’t think POTUS was going to let Robert De Niro’s outburst at the Tonys slide, did you? Trump accused the actor, who has been critical of his presidency, of being “punch-drunk” and a “low IQ individual” in a fiery message — which he retweeted this morning after correcting his spelling. Read more >
Robert De Niro, a very Low IQ individual, has received too many shots to the head by real boxers in movies. I watched him last night and truly believe he may be “punch-drunk.” I guess he doesn’t…
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 13, 2018
— Ohidur Choudhury (@ochoudhury22) June 13, 2018
5. John Boyega defends ‘Star Wars’ co-stars after online harassment
Actor John Boyega lashed out at “rude” fans whose online taunting forced his “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” co-stars Kelly Marie Tran and Daisy Ridley off social media. Insert outraged Chewbacca roar here. Read more >
Thanks for reading! Come back this evening for your p.m. pop culture roundup.