The “Real Time” host joked that her reality-TV-star-turned-GOP-presidential-nominee husband also stole lines for his own address — but from the “Saw” horror movie franchise.
“Did you see Donald Trump’s speech?” Maher asked his audience Friday night. “If that speech was any darker it would have been shot by the police.”
The comedian said the speech’s content ― which had Trump stoking fear over undocumented immigrants and terrorists, among others ― actually made him “nostalgic for the light-hearted remarks of Rudy Giuliani.”
“He (Trump) used the word ‘violence’ a dozen times, the word ‘murder’ a half-dozen times — and that was just the part about Ted Cruz,” Maher added, before mocking Trump’s messiah complex.
Check it out in the clip above.
Editor’s note: Donald Trump regularly incites political violence and is a serial liar, rampant xenophobe, racist, misogynist and birther who has repeatedly pledged to ban all Muslims — 1.6 billion members of an entire religion — from entering the U.S.