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Old 02-12-2017, 06:43 AM
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Baldwin and Trump

Is this the highest form of praise for an actor?

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Old 02-12-2017, 12:08 PM
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Wazzitsay, Harry, Harry, wazzitsay?

Did someone out there mistake the comedian's satire for the President's actual declaration? If so, then, yeah! That's effective acting! Rich Little should have had such acclaim!
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Old 02-12-2017, 12:28 PM
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El Nacional has since printed an apology.

No word yet on whether Trump has tweeted about the picture.
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Old 02-12-2017, 01:00 PM
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I suspect a bored, mischievous photo editor rather than an ignorant one.
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Old 02-12-2017, 02:17 PM
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I think it would be awesome if all news started making this mistake. Trump would totally lose it!
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Old 02-13-2017, 07:34 AM
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Apologies due to trump, Baldwin, or their readers?
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Old 02-13-2017, 09:32 AM
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I suspect a bored, mischievous photo editor rather than an ignorant one.
I agree. Or maybe a mischievous underling and a lazy editor.
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Old 02-13-2017, 09:37 AM
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It seems to me that it's a higher compliment to Baldwin's makeup crew. The mistaken picture is based only on physical appearance, which Baldwin himself has very little control over, not on his actual acting ability.
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Old 02-13-2017, 01:27 PM
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I think it would be awesome if all news started making this mistake. Trump would totally lose it!
Or if they starting printing pictures of cats in place of Trump.
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Old 02-15-2017, 04:36 AM
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It seems to me that it's a higher compliment to Baldwin's makeup crew. The mistaken picture is based only on physical appearance, which Baldwin himself has very little control over, not on his actual acting ability.
He's holding very Trump-like expressions and contorting his face to look more like Trump.
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Old 02-15-2017, 06:01 AM
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Baldwin's characterization of Trump reminds me of Chevy Chase's characterization of Ford - the parody version is in danger of superseding the real Trump in the public's perception. If history remembers Trump as Baldwin's portrayal, it'd be the ultimate "fuck you" to The Donald.
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