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Alec Baldwin Defends Kathy Griffin After Donald Trump Photo Controversy: 'I've Been There'

Alec Baldwin Defends Kathy Griffin After Donald Trump Photo Controversy: 'I've Been There'

Alec Baldwin has Kathy Griffin's back.

The 59-year-old actor, who played President Donald Trump on last season of Saturday Night Live, took to Twitter on Friday to defend Griffin amid the backlash over her controversial photo shoot.

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"Kathy....baby...I've been there," Baldwin wrote before referencing his own political drama in 1998, when he joked about then-Representative Henry Hyde on Late Night with Conan O'Brien.

"The whole Henry Hyde thing w Conan, where we bring out an oxygen mask at the end? A joke," he recalled. "That's what I thought. That's what we intended. No one walked out of the studio and said, 'No, we're serious!' No one. But all your gutless, weasels in the Gop insisted I actually threatened Hyde. They played the victim beautifully."

"Kathy...f**k them. F**k them all. No 1 believes

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