“She is trans, rested, and ready. She’s got a great slogan: take the ‘sack’ out of Sacramento.”
The ‘Real Time’ host then went in on Jenner’s Republican views:
“I love that about her. Wasn’t always sure about the man-woman thing, but low capital-gains taxes, born that way!” Maher joked.
He added: “And a lot of people, of course, are saying, ‘Isn’t it strange for a trans woman to be in a party that is passing anti-trans laws all over the country?’ And Caitlyn said, ‘Yeah, I get that. It’s just something about being in a party that doesn’t respect me that makes me feel like I’m home with the Kardashians.”
People on social media were also just as disgusted with his transphobic comments.
As a gay man who can't stand the self-serving egomania of @Caitlyn_Jenner, I'm fully behind the #SayNoToJenner mov… https://t.co/HQ7dZIzIPs
— Christopher Roesch (@Christopher Roesch)
@MarlowNYC @thedailybeast I’m not surprised. Bill Maher has become a shadow of his former self. Very antiquated, na… https://t.co/cNjuhksbMV