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‘The View’ Ladies Gang Up on ‘Freaky’ Trump Over His ‘Tone-Deaf’ Ford Tweet

Co-hosts rip 'dudes' with 'strong opinions like the guy in the White House' amid Kavanaugh sexual assault allegations

Perhaps this is no surprise, given their history — but ABC News’ “The View” co-hosts ganged up on a “freaky” President Donald Trump on Friday after he defended Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in a “tone-deaf” tweet and wondered why accuser Christine Blasey Ford did not pursue legal action years ago.

“Well, it’s all sort of nuts because a lot of other dudes have strong opinions like the guy in the White House who tweeted this this morning,” co-host Whoopi Goldberg (above left) began, pointing to Trump’s tweet.

The president wrote, “I have no doubt that, if the attack on Dr. Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately filed with local Law Enforcement Authorities by either her or her loving parents. I ask that she bring those filings forward so that we can learn date, time, and place!”

“[Trump] has enough accusers to know why people didn’t come forward, you know?” Goldberg insisted.

“He’s heard it enough. We’ve heard this enough. Women don’t want to come forward because of exactly what’s happening.”

Co-host Joy Behar (above right) also lashed out at Trump, wondering, “Whatever happened to Trump’s accusers? He has 16 accusers. Where did they go, those women? Where are they?”

“Maybe we should hear from them as well,” co-host Sunny Hostin chimed in.

Goldberg insisted that many women who claim they were sexually assaulted don’t come forward until years later — or at all — because they “have enough people pointing the finger at you.”

“I mean, to be this dense in 2018 after everything that’s happened is kind of freaky to me,” Goldberg said of Trump’s behavior.

Hostin added, “And to still support [Trump] freaks me out, too.”

Ford, a California psychologist, threw the final days of Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation process into disarray Sunday by publicly accusing the nominee of sexually assaulting her at a party in Maryland some 36 years ago, when they were both teens in high school.

Although Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) received Ford’s allegations in July, she failed to air them — even anonymously — until mere days before Kavanaugh’s since-canceled confirmation vote in the Senate Judiciary Committee was set to take place.

Kavanaugh has denied Ford’s accusations “categorically and unequivocally,” claiming that he has “never done anything like what the accuser describes — to her or to anyone.”

More than a dozen women have accused Trump of sexual misconduct over the years as well. They began coming forward during the final stretch of Trump’s presidential bid against 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.

Trump has denied the allegations.

Conservative co-host Abby Huntsman also criticized Trump for his tweet about Ford’s accusations, noting that Trump had been extremely “controlled” and measured in his response to the Kavanaugh allegations prior to Friday morning.

“I was saying this morning in our meeting, I’ve been surprised this week at how controlled for President Trump he’s been through this. I was thinking, ‘I’m surprised he hasn’t tweeted, that he hasn’t put out a statement like this,'” Huntsman said.

“And an hour later, this happens.”

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“I can only imagine how frustrated Republican lawmakers are about this because this just turned the tide. I think this really changes the narrative. This tweet is a very big deal,” Huntsman insisted.

Behar agreed, saying, “It’s nasty.”

“‘Why didn’t she come forward?’ It’s so tone-deaf,” Hostin complained.

Trump issued further tweets Friday that defended Kavanaugh, criticized Ford, and slammed Democrats for waiting until the last minute to air Ford’s allegations.

Judge Brett Kavanaugh is a fine man, with an impeccable reputation, who is under assault by radical left wing politicians who don’t want to know the answers, they just want to destroy and delay. Facts don’t matter. I go through this with them every single day in D.C.,” Trump tweeted.

“Senator Feinstein and the Democrats held the letter for months, only to release it with a bang after the hearings were OVER — done very purposefully to Obstruct & Resist & Delay. Let her testify, or not, and TAKE THE VOTE!” Trump added.

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