Oh yeah she did.
Even better? She was giving an award to Emma Thompson at the time. Words could literally not be better than at that moment.
Vulture has the text of her speech in full. Read it.
And let us be thankful that we have Meryl Streep. Meryl Streep is not only an incredible actor, but an outspoken humanist. But Meryl Streep can say whatever she wants. She’s Meryl Streep, bitches.
(The origins of this post were brought to my attention by the lovely and talented Laurie Townsend, faithful blog reader and trusted peer. And just all-around good egg.)