Alec Baldwin responds to Donald Trump's win: 'The American political system is broken'

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Alec Baldwin isn't happy about Donald Trump's win on Tuesday.

The actor, who has been impersonating the real-estate mogul in the last heated months of the presidential campaign on NBC's "Saturday Night Live," offered his followers a way to cope with the aftermath of the race.

"I think the thing to focus on now is our families. To love those that were put in our lives to care for. Also our respective health, work and faith," he wrote on Twitter early on Wednesday.

He then added, "The American political system is broken. Walk away from it for a while. As Coriolanus says, 'There is a world elsewhere.'"

Earlier that morning, as it was becoming increasingly clear that Trump would capture the American presidency, Baldwin expressed his disillusionment with American voters.

"I was taught in college that Americans choose their President like they choose laundry soap, [with] a knee-jerk brand loyalty devoid of reason," he tweeted.

Baldwin had been very vocal about his opposition to Trump's presidential run. During a radio interview on WNYC on Tuesday, he said he found that his personal feelings about Trump made the impression "difficult."

"Most of the time, there's some degree of appreciation, you embody someone you like," he said. "I don't hate Trump, but he's not somebody I admire. So it was more difficult."

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People r angry. People r broke. They voted 4 change. I disagree but that is 🇺🇸. We can. ACCEPTANCE today. COURAGE,… https://t.co/K2zJzahOYZ
CONGRATULATIONS PRESIDENT TRUMP! @realDonaldTrump against all odds ..against the establishment and even against most from the GOP..U did it!
I'll tell U who I wouldn't want to be right now..1 of the many GOP primary candidates who pledged to support the GOP candidate & didn't 😱😁😁
Retweet if you want a recount
The easy thing is to keep your head down & let the bullies run amok. The right thing to do is to challenge racism,… https://t.co/at9IqBxVmM
A New Fire Is Lit 🔥 We Never Give Up. 🔥We Never Give In' 🇺🇸 https://t.co/CM4PAnR1nj
Just was watching the news... maybe they'll ask me to sing 'You Can't Always Get What You Want' at the inauguration, ha!
Oh wait, this is rigged, right??
Goodnight, America. There are no more words. Just goodnight.
world will never be the same. I feel Sad for the young.🚽will never be more than the toilet, I’ve used as a symbol 4 Him. U Can’t Polish 💩
IMBECILE GARY JOHNSON BRINGS DOWN🌍BECAUSE OF NARCISSISM & IGNORANCE ‼️JILL YOURE WORTHLESS ‼️WELD U COULD HAVE SAVED US,WHY DIDNT YOU😥
Omg.
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When do we start googling "What is Brexit?"
Welp! I'm going home early cause I don't know wtf is happening! I want to be near my weapons cause it's gonna be crazy if he wins! Lol
This is literally like a reality show
Um, America?
.@realDonaldTrump NACHO it is w/great shame that we 👀 your party of hate replace that of progress -this is an indignity to 🇺🇸 DON'T CALL ME
well this is utterly terrifying
someone give me hope
America, we are way too comfortable with racism, misogyny, and bigotry. I'm profoundly disappointed in us as a nation.
A true American Horror Story
We are staring into the face of our darkest self America. Why does it have to have a dyed combover??
Congratulations @realDonaldTrump for your stunning victory over your opponent! Looking forward to making AMERICA great again!
God is moving ..... & America is speaking !! PTL @realdonaldtrump @KellyannePolls #MakeAmericaGreatAgain… https://t.co/omNoa3q12G
5 steps forward. 10 steps back.
How do we explain this to future generations of women? And minorities? #weshouldbeashamedofourselves
Where is #OliviaPope when you need her?
F*ck that. I love this country, and there's more work to do than ever. (No offense Canada) https://t.co/u9aHY1Zho4
Congrats @CNN, @msncb, @FoxNews & all the b'cast etworks. You wanted a white-knuckle story. You got one. With a sad ending. #ElectionNight
We're all living @drunkhistory in real time. #Election2016
I'm taking tonight to grieve for minorities, women, immigrants, muslims & the LGBTQ community but tomorrow I'm waking up ready to fight.
Looking for a great realtor in Canada.
In other related news: Flights to Canada are really cheap
This is terrifying. Straight up terrifying. #ElectionNight
You are not alone. YOU ARE NOT ALONE. https://t.co/l5TuVHWLlN
A New Fire Is Lit 🔥 We Never Give Up. 🔥We Never Give In' 🇺🇸 https://t.co/CM4PAnR1nj
I want to quit life.
We Had One Job.
Theme for 2020: MAKE THE WHITE HOUSE GREAT AGAIN
❤️🇺🇸I want to live in a #CountryOfKindness where #LoveTrumpsHate https://t.co/Eni145YgW1
Awareness, Acceptance, Action. I am saying this acceptance prayer to myself as I fall asleep tonight. #ElectionNight https://t.co/DdRywDdHFm
I went to sleep early. Woke up to this. To my fellow humans outside of the US. We don't want this. And we are heartbroken.
Do not sit still. Do not weep. MOVE. We are not a nation that will let HATE lead us.
I feel like America just sent in our tuition check for Trump University.
I'm an American citizen First. Last. Always.
You know what we do now? We finish building what we started and we FIGHT BACK! Lift your heads up brothers and sisters.
Anyone wanna build a snowman?
Um, America?
Go through all stages tonight. You are allowed to feel however you like. Take stock of your heart. See you tomorrow. We are all still here.
My condolences to the President and First Lady. We will keep aiming high. We may not have you honored you this time, but we will honor you.
I will not kneel. I will continue to fight for equality. I will spread love. I will be a warrior of education & kindness. I will NOT kneel.
I can't sleep. What is this nightmare we have to face? How could we allow this to happen? What does America represent anymore?
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And Trump has been clear about his dislike for Baldwin's portrayal of him, having said that it "stinks."

The question now is whether Baldwin will continue to play the current president-elect on "SNL." A show spokeswoman told Business Insider that it's not commenting and the actor's agent didn't immediately respond to our request for comment.

But in the radio interview, Baldwin was pretty clear he's ready to walk away from the role.

"I hope it's over," the actor said. "If he wins, I imagine there could be some opportunity for that. But I want my weekends back, so I can go be with my kids."

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