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British-Accented Donald Trump Is the Best Thing You’ll Hear All Day

Listen to Donald Trump dubbed with a British accent. You won't regret it.

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It’s often said that a British accent makes one sound smarter. But is that the case with 2016 GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump?

We’ll let you be the judge, based on this clip of Trump on Fox News talking about Hispanics and Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. It’s not clear who is dubbing Trump in British-accented English, but it sounds vaguely like Benedict Cumberbatch. It was posted by comedian Peter Serafinowicz, and has been viewed more than 4,000 times. We here at The Cable think he sounds a bit villainous, a role he occupies for many in the GOP, as well as for some Democrats.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qUGT30gGtiI&feature=youtu.be

It’s often said that a British accent makes one sound smarter. But is that the case with 2016 GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump?

We’ll let you be the judge, based on this clip of Trump on Fox News talking about Hispanics and Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. It’s not clear who is dubbing Trump in British-accented English, but it sounds vaguely like Benedict Cumberbatch. It was posted by comedian Peter Serafinowicz, and has been viewed more than 4,000 times. We here at The Cable think he sounds a bit villainous, a role he occupies for many in the GOP, as well as for some Democrats.

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