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lashes out at 'washed up psycho' Bette Midler after the actress shared a meme with a fake quote Midler shared a photo in which is quoted bashing Republicans in 1998  The meme first surfaced during the 2016 campaign and was found to be fake   Twitter users informed Midler of her mistake, and she gave a sarcastic response  'I apologize; this quote turns out to be a fake,' she tweeted. 'Don't know how I missed it, but it sounds SO much like him that I believed it was true!'   fired back from London early Wednesday morning, calling the singer-songwriter a 'washed up psycho' and 'sick scammer '  

By Megan Sheets For Dailymail.com

Published: 03:07 BST, 5 June 2019 | Updated: 03:39 BST, 5 June 2019

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Donald has lashed out at 'washed up psycho' and 'sick scammer' Bette Midler after the actress apologized for unwittingly sharing a fake quote from the president.   

Midler, 73, tweeted a debunked meme which featured a quote from a 1990s People Magazine interview in which purportedly said: 'If I were to run, I'd run as a Republican. They're the dumbest group of voters in the country. They believe anything on Fox News. I could lie and they'd still eat it up. I bet my numbers would be terrific.' 

The meme first surfaced during the 2016 campaign, at which point Politifact determined that there is no record of the then-Democrat making such a comment.  

Twitter users quickly informed Midler of her mistake, and she responded in a tweet dripping with sarcasm.   

'I apologize; this quote turns out to be a fake from way back in '15-16,' she wrote.

'Don't know how I missed it, but it

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