We don’t purposely look for stories on Donald Trump but you can’t ignore this 2011 classic when the then millionaire TV star of The Apprentice took part in Comedy Centrals ‘Roast‘.
This is a US show where a celebrity volunteers to sit back and to put it mildly get abused by other celebrities. Other stars featured on the show included Justin Bieber, Pamela Anderson, Charlie Sheen and the late Joan Rivers. Trump’s roast was hosted by writer and animation star Seth McFarlane and other roasters on the night included Snoop Dogg, Larry King and Jeffrey Ross.
Trump stated that they were allowed to insult anything they wanted included his looks and family but insisted that one topic was off-limits. Check out the list below to find out.
ALLOWED: Jokes about Trump’s hair
ALLOWED: Jokes about Trump’s wife Melania (and his two previous marriages)
ALLOWED: Jokes about Trump having sex with models
ALLOWED: Jokes about the failure of Trump Steaks, Trump Water, Trump Cologne, and other Trump products
ALLOWED: Jokes about Trump’s failed casinos
ALLOWED: Jokes about how Trump only became successful thanks to his wealthy father
ALLOWED: Jokes about Trump’s weight
ALLOWED: Jokes about Trump being attracted to his daughter Ivanka
NOT ALLOWED: Any joke that suggests Trump is not actually as wealthy as he claims to be
So he allowed creepy comments about being attracted to his daughter and digs at his wife but just don’t talk about his money!
“Donald Trump’s rule was – don’t say I have less money than I say I do,” Anthony Jeselnik, said one of the roasters. “Make fun of my kids, do whatever you want, just don’t say I don’t have that much money.”
Below you can watch highlights of the roast but first why was Trump so defensive? Seth Meyers is on to him!
Watch the best bits of the 2011 roast of Donald Trump here!