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J.K. Rowling Probably Just Called Trump A "Populist Maniac" At The BAFTAs

The J.K. Rowling burn strikes again.

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J.K Rowling attended the BAFTA Awards tonight, looking exceptionally magical in the process.

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While she was on the red carpet, a reporter asked for her take on the "political situation in the world at the moment". And J.K. definitely didn't hold back.

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Although Trump is not mentioned by name, J.K. has been very vocal about her feelings towards the current president of the United States.

When a man this ignorant & easy to manipulate gets within sniffing distance of the nuclear codes, it's everyone's b…

This comes hot on the heels of her recent twitter feud with Piers Morgan this weekend about Trump's immigrant ban.

.@piersmorgan If only you'd read Harry Potter, you'd know the downside of sucking up to the biggest bully in school is getting burned alive.

And yes, the burns were just as savage.

All in a weekend's work.