Watch Donald Trump's Campaign Kick-Off Slam Poetry

Donald Trump

Donald Trump arrives to announce his bid for the presidency in the 2016 presidential race during an event at the Trump Tower on the Fifth Avenue in New York City on June 16, 2015.

Donald Trump entering the race for the Republican nomination (after threatening to do so in 2012) has already spawned a bevy of jokes just within the two days since his announcement. Here's another one to add to the roster: a comedian taking his first campaign speech and performing it as slam poetry.

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Donald himself has a rather idiosyncratic way of speaking, but his dramatic words and frightening claims actually fit quite well into a (very exaggerated) slam-poetry style. Comedian Keisha Zollar is responsible for the artful spin on Mr. Trump's, well, spin -- watch her take on the 69-year-old's words (don't forget to snap at the end) below:

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Posted by Above Average on Wednesday, June 17, 2015


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