Watch Donald Trump Dodge a Bald Eagle | Person Of The Year 2015 | TIME

Watch Donald Trump Dodge a Bald Eagle | Person Of The Year 2015 | TIME

Last August, as Person of the Year runner-up Donald Trump was establishing himself as a real contender, the candidate agreed to pose with a bald eagle for a TIME cover story. The idea came from Martin Schoeller, the award-winning portrait photographer and frequent TIME contributor who shot the cover.

The eagle’s name, for the record, is Uncle Sam, and he’s 27 years old.

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20 Responses

  1. Imran Haque says:

    such a beautiful bird, wish i had one

  2. TheEpere15 says:

    America has spoken, it doesn’t want Trump to touch it

  3. Anna Schmitt says:

    well done sweety

  4. José Rojas says:

    That’s it. I’m moving to Canada.

  5. AVSbeats says:

    Watch him banned all Eagles

  6. Darrell Moore says:

    Even the Eagle can’t stand him

  7. Louis K says:

    Even the Symbol of our Nation thinks he’s an asshole.

  8. zack villa says:

    Even the eagle knows Trumps a racist piece of shit.

  9. Jellal Fernandes ジェラール・フェルナンデス says:


  10. Chuck Turner says:

    The hunting season for bald eagles ends January 15, 2016. It won’t start
    again until November 15.

  11. Wen Liang says:

    Person of the year? Part of my humanity just died……

  12. Justin F. says:

    That eagles parents must be proud to watch him become person of the year,
    and with a man on his feet to show his patriotism, just lovely. Although he
    is a little bitey.

  13. Volcain says:

    He deserves the award. Trump 2016

  14. DanielFromSL says:

    I think the eagle is slapping him in the face because he feels what Trump
    is doing to America.

  15. Leo Theo says:

    Talk about bad omen. :P

  16. Knuckle Head says:

    The eagle knows

  17. Emily Drukman says:

    Freedom has spoken

  18. Sharon Ann Matsunaga says:

    Good, Eagle! Do that again–and aim for his hair!

  19. Cucha Racha says:

    Funny thing is, usually bald eagles prefer live prey instead of dead rats
    nest with a lifeless snake underneath.

  20. jason rosser says:

    Please use a photo of him being attacked lol. That would be classic.