President Trump joked about the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation editing his cameo out of “Home Alone 2: Lost in New York,” saying it was probably because he upset Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over trade and NATO spending.
“I guess Justin T doesn’t much like my making him pay up on NATO or Trade!” he said, tweeting out a FOX 13 Tampa Bay article about the cut.
I guess Justin T doesn’t much like my making him pay up on NATO or Trade! https://t.co/sndS7YvIGR— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 27, 2019
After outrage over the edit, CBC issued a statement saying the scene was trimmed due to time constraints...
The movie will never be the same! (just kidding) https://t.co/FogquK1ei7— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 27, 2019
The scene in question featured Kevin McAllister (Macaulay Culkin) in The Plaza Hotel asking a stranger (Donald Trump) for directions to the lobby. McAllister was alone in the Big Apple after getting on the wrong flight while his family traveled to Florida.