Jimmy Fallon Points Out That Trump's Commencement Speech Was Lifted From 'Legally Blonde'

Jimmy Fallon Points Out That Trump's Commencement Speech Was Lifted From 'Legally Blonde'

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The nighttime host showed a video where the president's speech was spliced out of order and was juxtaposed along with footage of Elle Woods' speech.

The sentiments expressed were purely coincidental, but the words were slightly rearranged to arresting effect that even guest Jeffrey Tambor's jaw dropped.

You can watch the bit at the 1:20 mark in the video below.

The mantra of believing in yourself and having the courage of conviction, etc. is the only thing the two speakers have in common.

Trump wouldn't know anything about exercise giving you endorphins. After all, he did say that exercising depletes your body's 'finite' energy. Also, any bending and snapping from his torso would surely cripple the commander in chief.

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But the speech similarities here weren't even close to Melania Trump's RNC speech, where she pretty much plagiarized Michelle Obama's 2008 DNC speech.

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Still, Jerry Falwell Jr., the president of Liberty University, was so enamored with Trump's commencement speech, he praised that it was the "best commencement speech Liberty has ever had."

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H/T - thehill, vareity, theguardian

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