Newswire: Trump fans boycott The Goldbergs after creator criticizes president from Spaceballs
Proving that on Twitter, you’re always surrounded by assholes, Adam F. Goldberg, creator of ABC’s The Goldbergs, sparked controversy and spurred calls for a boycott after he criticized the president—specifically President Skroob, as played by Mel Brooks in Spaceballs. “My God, the President is completely and utterly broken! I can’t tell you how disappointed I am. This isn’t fixable, is it? #Skroob,” Goldberg wrote beneath a photo of a Dark Helmet action figure (presumably a custom job), its broken arm lying atop a prop can of Perri-Air.
— Adam F. Goldberg (@adamfgoldberg) June 10, 2017
While the denizens of Twitter would have had every right to call for the cancellation of Goldberg’s sitcom over the grievous …