HBO host Invoice Maher joked on Friday that President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump issues disaster declaration for Hawaii volcano damage Giuliani biographer: He’s ‘a drama machine’ Trump attacks media after reports of Cohen deal with AT&T MORE‘s administration is “modeled on the mob,” casting the president as an previous New York Metropolis mob boss.
“Individuals name this presidency a ‘actuality present.’ It’s extra like a Scorsese film,” Maher remarked. “All the things Trump does is modeled on the mob.”
Maher, a critic of Trump on his present “Actual Time,” pointed to figures within the president’s orbit and the authorized bother going through the the lifelong New Yorker.
“Who does Trump encompass himself with? Disposable attorneys and fool members of his circle of relatives. Who’s his worst enemy? The FBI,” Maher stated. “He is a lot like a Don, his identify is actually Don.”
The left-leaning host jokingly mused on how a determine like Trump might attraction to worth voters in America’s heartland.
“Here is my principle – you did not like that the nation had been taken over by liberals and feminists and elites, no matter. So that you have been feeling weak and disrespected, so that you introduced in some muscle from the east coast for cover and now you are married to the mob,” Maher stated to applause.
Alluding to quite a few lawsuits over the president’s household enterprise since taking workplace, which declare that his luxurious actual property firm has benefitted unfairly from his place, Maher accused the president of utilizing the White Home as a “reputable entrance enterprise” to financially profit his household.
Maher instructed Trump supporters that that is “what you get once you get in mattress with the mob.”