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Judd Apatow Goes After Whoopi Goldberg for Her Cosby Defense

whoopi vs apatowEver since the many rape allegations against Bill Cosby were launched into the public’s consciousness last year by comedian Hannibal Buress, two things have been constant. Judd Apatow has always spoken out against the embattled elder comedian while voicing his support for the victims, whereas The View co-host Whoopi Goldberg has denied the accusations — even in the face of evidence.

On Wednesday, Goldberg stuck to her guns and told her detractors to “back off me!” Yet it seems Apatow just couldn’t resist the invitation to take Whoopi head-on. That’s why he repeatedly called her out on Twitter Thursday night:

Whenever the comments were civil, Apatow engaged with his followers — often to illustrate his own points or to highlight their own:

What’s the over-under on Goldberg addressing Apatow’s tweets on Friday’s episode of The View? Considering the celebrity his own name brings, as well as all the attention his tweets are getting, changes are good.

[h/t Entertainment Weekly]
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