(TBS)

WATCH: Samantha Bee enlists the Doctor to tell Trump exactly what the Scottish think of his Brexit gaffe

Donald Trump is a Weeping Angel, and it's our responsibility not to ignore him — blink and we're dead


Scott Eric Kaufman
June 28, 2016 4:05PM (UTC)

On Monday night's edition of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, the Daily Show alum invited David Tennant -- best known for his role as the Tenth Doctor on Doctor Who -- to read aloud tweets written by his fellow Scots after Donald Trump mistook them for English.

In his press conference following the Brexit vote on Friday, Trump said that the Scottish "were taking their country back," to which Bee replied, "oh boy, you just confused England and Scotland -- they love that."

Advertisement:

"I wish I had a real Scotsman to read [Scottish Twitter's] tweets to you," she added. At that point, Tennant appeared onscreen and proceeded to do just that. As it's difficult to type with a Scottish accent, it's probably best if you simply watch the segment itself:


Scott Eric Kaufman

Scott Eric Kaufman is an assistant editor at Salon. He taught at a university, but then thought better of it. Follow him at @scottekaufman or email him at skaufman@salon.com.

MORE FROM Scott Eric KaufmanFOLLOW scottekaufmanLIKE Scott Eric Kaufman

Related Topics ------------------------------------------

Brexit Doctor Who Donald Trump Elections 2016 Full Frontal Samantha Bee Tbs Video

BROWSE SALON.COM
COMPLETELY AD FREE,
FOR THE NEXT HOUR

Read Now, Pay Later - no upfront
registration for 1-Hour Access

Click Here
7-Day Access and Monthly
Subscriptions also available
No tracking or personal data collection
beyond name and email address

•••






Fearless journalism
in your inbox every day

Sign up for our free newsletter

• • •