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Jimmy Kimmel’s Cutting Response to Trump’s Elvis Comparison: “You’ve Embarrassed Yourself Again”

Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel took a jab at former President Donald Trump for likening himself to Elvis Presley in a recent social media post.

Trump’s comparison to the “King of Rock and Roll” sparked ridicule from Kimmel during his show on Monday night.

Trump’s Comparison Draws Mockery

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Amid preparations for the Nevada Republican primary, Trump sought feedback from his followers on Truth Social regarding his resemblance to Elvis.

Sharing an image of his face juxtaposed with Elvis’, Trump wrote “For so many years people have been saying that Elvis and I look alike, Now this pic has been going all over the place. What do you think?”

Kimmel’s Cutting Response

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Kimmel wasted no time in delivering a sharp retort to Trump’s comparison.

He ridiculed the notion, highlighting the stark differences between the two figures and poking fun at Trump’s attempt to draw parallels.

He said “I think you’ve embarrassed yourself again.”

Joking About Shared Qualities

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In jest, Kimmel humorously pointed out supposed similarities between Trump and Elvis, saying “They both have amazing heads of hair, they both live in a lavish southern estate … and they both have their own trademark dance moves.”

However, he swiftly dismissed these comparisons.

The Fatal Comparison

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The late-night host delivered the final blow by drawing a morbid comparison between Trump and Elvis, suggesting that “the only thing Donald Trump has in common with Elvis is that he too will die on the toilet, eating an RB’s beef and cheddar, with a fried banana on it.”

Elvis’ Untimely Death

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Elvis Presley passed away at the age of 42 after suffering a heart attack in his Graceland home.

His death, attributed to years of drug abuse and poor dietary habits, remains a poignant reminder of the perils of excess.

Trump’s Diet and Health

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Similar to Elvis, Trump has been associated with a penchant for junk food and a preference for Diet Coke.

Despite reassurances from his former White House physician about his longevity, concerns persist about Trump’s lifestyle choices.

Trump’s History of Comparisons

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Trump’s comparison to Elvis is not an isolated incident.

In the past, he has drawn parallels between himself and other historical or iconic figures, showcasing his penchant for self-aggrandizement.

Continued Comparisons on Truth Social

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Trump’s penchant for drawing comparisons extends to his social media platform, where he has shared images likening himself to historical figures like George Washington and religious figures like Jesus Christ.

Kimmel’s Humorous Takedown

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Kimmel’s humorous takedown of Trump’s Elvis comparison underscores the enduring tradition of late-night hosts poking fun at political figures.

Trump’s attempt at drawing parallels to iconic figures serves as fodder for comedic critique, highlighting the intersection of politics and entertainment.

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