‘The Simpsons’ Gives its Take on Trump’s First 100 Days in Office
To mark the event, the writers behind The Simpsons took some time to reflect on Donald Trump’s first 100 days as President of the United States. And the least we can say is that it looks pretty depressing…
The sequence will appear in the episode called ‘Looking for Mr. Goodbart‘, airing this Sunday on FOX, and a video preview has already been shared on the official Twitter account of the show.
Donald Trump reviews his first 100 days in office. Watch an all-new episode of #TheSimpsons this Sunday at 8/7c on FOX. pic.twitter.com/rDtvNgusFs
— The Simpsons (@TheSimpsons) April 26, 2017
This is not the first time The Simpsons gives its take on the 70-years-old businessman, television personality and now 45th President of the U.S., as in March 2000, the animated series predicted his journey to the White House during the satirical episode ‘Bart to the Future’ in which Bart travels through time only to discover that Lisa is taking over Trump’s failed administration in the Oval Office as “the first straight female President”. The show’s writers stated that they saw it at the time as “a warning to America”.
Later in 2015, Trump’s character was mocked again in the special clip ‘Trumpastic Voyage’, after the real Donald Trump announced his run for the presidency. In the psychedelic short video, Homer makes a close encounter with the candidate. Or rather with his mysterious hair…