Robert De Niro unleashes profanity-laced rant against Trump

Washington( CNN) Robert De Niro directed a profanity-laced tirade toward President Donald Trump Tuesday night and likened the Trump administration’s strikes on the media to those of former President Richard Nixon.

“Our baby-in-chief — the j—off-in-chief, I announce him — has put the press under besiege, taunting it through trying to disrepute it through outrageous onrushes and lies, ” De Niro said in a discussion at the National Board of Review Annual Awards Gala, according to a transcript obtained by The New York Times.

“This f—— idiot is the president. It’s The Emperor’s New Clothes — the chap is a f—— fool…our baby-in-chief — the ‘J——-in-chief’ I announce him, ” De Niro said while feeing Meryl Streep.