That '50s TV Show Where a Con Man Named Trump Promised to Build a Wall...


Reason.com | 2017-01-13 14:29 UTC

1950s western television series Trackdown was published to YouTube, along with the claim that it "predicted Donald Trump" by featuring a snake oil salesman character named "Trump" who claimed that only he could prevent the end of the world ... by building a wall around the town. Snopes verified [url]http://www.snopes.com/trackdown-trump-character-wall/[/url]. The character Trump even threatens to sue a person for defamation at one point for denying his prediction and about building a wall.

IMDB listing Trackdown (TV Series)
The End of the World (1958)
[url]http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0732741/fullcredits?ref_=tt_ov_st_sm[/url]

4 min excerpt, full video coming soon.

By viper1 on 2017-01-13 17:24 UTC, Edited: 2017-01-13 18:33 UTC
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