Press Secretary of the White house Sean Spicer during the conference for the media incorrectly called the name of the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau. Reported by Toronto Life.
“The President of the United States held very productive talks with Prime Minister of Canada Joe Trudeau, dedicated to our shared commitment to close cooperation in solving the tasks standing before our country and before the world,” said Spicer following the meeting of the leaders of the United States and Canada on 13 February.
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Clause caused a wide discussion in social networks. Some Twitter users said that after such errors Spicer is not surprising parodies in television shows Saturday Night Life (SNL), overlooking the channel NBC.
Other users have suggested that Joe Trudeau is just a DoppelgangeR of Justin Trudeau, “which Canada sends a trip, which is a waste of time.” There was also a version that Joe Trudeau — alter ego canadian Prime Minister: “the Prime Minister of the day, dashing thief in the night,” writes Toronto Life.
Claudia Fox Reppen (@ClaudiaFoxRepp)
14 February 2017, 20:42
The Toronto Star newspaper reminds that earlier in February, Spicer had difficulties with pronouncing the name of the Prime Minister of Australia. Is Malcolm Turnbull he was at the briefing called it Malcolm Trembla.
On 4 February during an episode of SNL American actress Melissa McCarthy parodied the communion of the press Secretary of the White house with reporters. In an eight-minute sketch she presented the officer angry and aggressive. “Spicer,” even pressed reporters a podium and watered with a water pistol.