Trump Screened Finding Dory at White House as Immigration Ban Protests Continue


Screen Shot 2017-01-29 at 6.10.53 PMAs President Trump‘s new executive order continues to face major protest, it would seem he decided to take some time off today to catch up on his Pixar movies.

Reports indicate that earlier today, Trump was joined at the White House by staff, family, and friends for a screening of Finding Dory. The 2016 animated hit was the main feature on the official Sunday press schedule, which also reportedly included movies like the romantic comedy, Why Him?

As the movie played, protesters assembled outside the White House as part of a nationwide demonstration against Trump’s order to restrict U.S. entry to refugees from several predominantly Muslim nations. As news spread about the White House’s schedule for today, several of his critics took to Twitter to express their disapproval:

Even Ellen Degeneres, who voiced the titular character in Trump’s featured film today, had something to say about his immigration policy:

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