Donald Trump (Last Week Tonight)

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"Donald Trump" is a segment of the HBO news satire television series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver that is devoted to Donald Trump, who later became the President of the United States.wikipedia
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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

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"Donald Trump" is a segment of the HBO news satire television series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver that is devoted to Donald Trump, who later became the President of the United States.
"Donald Trump" is a segment discussing American businessman Donald Trump.

Make America Great Again

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The comedian promoted a campaign urging viewers to "Make Donald Drumpf Again", a play on Trump's "Make America Great Again" campaign slogan.

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After the segment, a Twitterbot named "DeepDrumpf" was created at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

John Oliver

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During the 22-minute segment, comedian John Oliver discusses Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and his career in business.
Oliver's February 2016 segment on presidential candidate Donald Trump received over 85 million views on Facebook and YouTube within a month, and was reportedly the "most watched piece of HBO content ever".

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"Donald Trump" is a segment of the HBO news satire television series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver that is devoted to Donald Trump, who later became the President of the United States.

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"Donald Trump" is a segment of the HBO news satire television series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver that is devoted to Donald Trump, who later became the President of the United States.

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"Donald Trump" is a segment of the HBO news satire television series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver that is devoted to Donald Trump, who later became the President of the United States.

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It first aired on February 28, 2016, as part of the third episode of Last Week Tonight third season, when Trump was the frontrunner for the Republican Party nomination for the presidency.

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During the 22-minute segment, comedian John Oliver discusses Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and his career in business.

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The comedian also criticizes Trump for making bigoted and untrue statements, and says the Trump family name was changed at one point from the ancestral name "Drumpf".

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The segment went viral on YouTube and Facebook.

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The segment went viral on YouTube and Facebook.

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The segment went viral on YouTube and Facebook.

Super Tuesday

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By Super Tuesday on March 1, two days after broadcast, Google searches for "Donald Drumpf" had surpassed those for both Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, who were then competing against Trump for the Republican Party nomination.

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By Super Tuesday on March 1, two days after broadcast, Google searches for "Donald Drumpf" had surpassed those for both Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, who were then competing against Trump for the Republican Party nomination.

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By Super Tuesday on March 1, two days after broadcast, Google searches for "Donald Drumpf" had surpassed those for both Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, who were then competing against Trump for the Republican Party nomination.

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By Super Tuesday on March 1, two days after broadcast, Google searches for "Donald Drumpf" had surpassed those for both Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, who were then competing against Trump for the Republican Party nomination.

Hashtag

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Oliver coined a hashtag and registered a web domain to promote the term; the website offered a Google Chrome extension to change instances of "Trump" to "Drumpf" and sold baseball caps with the slogan "Make Donald Drumpf Again".

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Oliver coined a hashtag and registered a web domain to promote the term; the website offered a Google Chrome extension to change instances of "Trump" to "Drumpf" and sold baseball caps with the slogan "Make Donald Drumpf Again".

Fred Trump

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Commentators debated whether the family changed their name in the 17th or 19th century but agreed that neither Donald Trump nor his father Fred ever carried the surname "Drumpf".

Xenophobia

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Reviews of the segment itself were mixed: some praised the segment for being funny and informational, but others criticized Oliver for the possible xenophobic undertones attached to the "Drumpf" surname.

Dark horse

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He refers to it, and his dark horse popularity among Republican voters and those who did not usually vote in presidential elections, as "America's back mole".

Nevus

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He refers to it, and his dark horse popularity among Republican voters and those who did not usually vote in presidential elections, as "America's back mole".

The Establishment

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After summarizing his "unpredictable and entertaining" style and acknowledging his appeal to voters disenchanted with the American political establishment, Oliver criticizes Trump as a "serial liar".

Net worth

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The comedian outlines that Trump had made dubious and unsubstantiated claims regarding his net worth, then lists several of Trump's failed businesses and investments, including some of his real estate properties.