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Meryl Streep says 'we're all Africans, really'? Technically, sure, but ...

Meryl Streep says 'we're all Africans, really'? Technically, sure, but ...

Meryl Streep probably would have been better off calling us all jelly donuts.

The "Out of Africa" actress, who heads up this year's Berlin Film Festival jury, fielded a trio of questions about diversity during a news conference Monday, and her comment that "We're all Africans, really" set off tone-deaf alarms all over the place.

You know, because #OscarsSoWhite.

Streep was, according to the Associated Press, fielding a question from an Egyptian journalist who asked whether she — and by implication the rest of the panelists, all of...

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