Alec Baldwin: I'd '1,000 percent' win if I ran against Trump

Alec Baldwin: I'd '1,000 percent' win if I ran against Trump

Alec Baldwin may not be satisfied merely playing the President of the United States on Saturday Night Live; instead, he may actually want the real job for himself.

"If I ran, I would win", Baldwin said Monday on Howard Stern's SiriusXM radio show.

Baldwin and Stern had been talking about potential Democrats that could beat Mr. Trump, and while Baldwin said he could think of a few people, Stern just had one: Alec Baldwin.

"If I ran for president, I would win".

Stern brought up the president calling out Baldwin on Twitter and getting his name wrong, to which the actor responded, "His wife knows my name".

The comedian said that while he would have the "funniest, most exciting, most insane campaign", he is hopeful that "somebody great" will run instead.


The actor and the president are somewhat connected.

Alec has claimed in the past that Melania is a fan of his impersonation.

"Where are you then?" added Stern, who then mocked Baldwin's game-show hosting duties.

"Somebody great is going to come up, I hope", he said in a more serious tone. "There's so many things this country needs to do that are so obvious".

Past year while appearing on "The Brian Lehrer Show", Alec said, "Someone told me - who's friends with someone in the White House, or formerly in the White House - that Melania Trump loves "SNL" and she loves my impersonation". He also said he would miss spending summers with his five children: Ireland, 22, Carmen, 4, Rafael, 2, Leonardo, 21 months, and Romeo, 3 weeks.

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