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Trump’s inauguration speech sounded awfully familiar to Bane

(Bane is a bad guy from Batman.)


Audra Schroeder


Posted on Jan 20, 2017   Updated on May 25, 2021, 4:11 am CDT

If you happen to be paying close attention to Donald Trump‘s inauguration speech, you might have noticed that one part sounded a little familiar. 

Eagle-eyed Batman scholars across Twitter pointed out that Trump’s announcement that he’s going to transfer power from D.C. and give it back to the American people sounded a lot like Bane’s speech in The Dark Knight Rises

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So that’s what he was writing in this photo. 

H/T Uproxx 

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*First Published: Jan 20, 2017, 3:07 pm CST