Flashback: Michelle Obama Gushes over Harvey Weinstein

The First Lady thanks Harvey Weinstein for being a “wonderful human being.”
Weinstein has donated hundres of thousands of dollars to the campaigns of many high powered Washington democrats.
Top Democrats including former President Barack Obama, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, and Sens. Elizabeth Warren, Al Franken, Cory Booker, and Kirsten Gillibrand have all received contributions from Weinstein, the Hollywood mega-executive who co-founded Miramax Films and The Weinstein Company.
Meanwhile, today the movie executive is out at The Weinstein Company following reports of sexual harassment.
The company’s board of directors made the decision to fire him yesterday.
The announcement comes after a “New York Times” report chronicling decades of alleged sexual harassment and expensive settlements.
Following the report, Weinstein took a leave of absence from the company and the company made it official by suspending him.
Weinstein founded the film company with his brother Bob in 2005.
The Weinstein Company’s films include many critically acclaimed titles including “The Artist,” “The King’s Speech” and “Silver Linings Playbook.”

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