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    After Sean Penn Said There's Been An "Absence Of Male Behavior," Thandiwe Newton Rightfully Slammed It As "Nonsense"

    "MF you used to be sexy but now you're just tragic."

    Thandiwe Newton has some choice words for Sean Penn.

    The Emmy-winning actor rightfully slammed him following his backward comments on the state of masculinity in American popular culture, calling him a "jibbering fool."

    Thandiwe looking over her shoulders at an outdoor event

    In a recent interview with the Independent, Sean said he believes "men have become quite feminized" and have "cowardly genes," doubling down on previous comments.

    In an earlier interview with a UK-based outlet, the Licorice Pizza actor stated that he thinks there's an "absence of male behavior."

    Sean sitting in a restaurant booth in a scene from Licorice Pizza

    In response, Thandiwe tweeted, "Dude what are you SAY-ING?? Like for REAL? You’re a jibbering FOOL. MF you used to be sexy but now you’re just tragic," complete with a frustrated and crying laughing emojis.

    .⁦@SeanPenn⁩ 🤣🤣🤣 Dude what are you SAY-ING?? Like for REAL? You’re a jibbering FOOL. MF you used to be sexy but now you’re just tragic 😤 Men for Becoming 'Feminized' - Variety https://t.co/MXKD474ihJ

    Thandiwe Newton / Via Twitter: @ThandiweNewton

    I would just like to highlight how brilliant of a drag "MF you used to be sexy but now you’re just tragic" is. Everyone say, "Thank you Thandiwe!"

    In a follow-up tweet, she pointed out how his interview was conducted alongside his 30-year-old daughter, Dylan. "In front of your DAUGHTER!? That poor little mite. Thank God her Mum’s so dope. Please stop ruining the brilliance of #LicoricePizza with this nonsense," Thandiwe wrote.

    In front of your DAUGHTER!? That poor little mite. Thank God her Mum’s so dope. Please stop ruining the brilliance of #LicoricePizza with this nonsense.

    Thandiwe Newton / Via Twitter: @ThandiweNewton

    Dylan's mother is Robin Wright, known for roles in The Princess Bride, Forrest Gump, and House of Cards. Robin and Sean were married from 1996 to 2010.

    According to the Independent, while Sean shared his (unnecessary, literally no one asked) views, Dylan was "quiet, staring into space." And, so far, he hasn't responded to Thandiwe's perfect read.

    Dylan and Sean at an event posing for a photo

    In the meantime, may I suggest...remaining quiet and perhaps not offering any toxic and outdated viewpoints on masculinity???

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