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My 3 Protest Signs That Made People Think I Support Trump | ‘United States of Europe’

Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Category: Blog, News

My 3 Protest Signs That Made People Think I Support Trump | ‘United States of Europe’  I went to a protest march to fight the Trump administration separating migrant families and locking up their kids. I tried so hard to send a message to Trump supporters, people thought I was a Trump supporter. DO-OVER: Now I’m organizing my own protest event: a fundraiser for ACLU to reunite families. 30 October, 2018 at Cafe Mezrab Amsterdam. https://www.facebook.com/events/458277541348751/  

Greg Shapiro Standup: Answering Audience Questions as Trump

Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Category: Blog, News

Greg Shapiro Standup: Answering Audience Questions as Trump (recorded at Cafe Mezrab, Amsterdam, host Sam Humes) As part of my new show ‘Madness of King Donald: a Trump Tutorial,’ I’ll be answering questions from the audience as the Fake Donald Trump. Here is a sample tutorial as I riff on a one-word suggestion from the audience. More standup footage is on the way: Get your questions ready for the president… Tour dates MADNESS OF KING DONALD: https://www.impactentertainment.nl/voorstelling/1819-greg_shapiro

EU, Did You Just Break the Internet? | ‘United States of Europe’

Date: Friday, September 28, 2018
Category: Blog, News

EU, Did You Just Break the Internet?  USA: “I just revoked Net Neutrality!” EU: “Hold my beer…” Yes EU, Big Tech could use some copyright reform. But adding an Upload Filter? That’s like using a jackhammer to crack a nut. Watch as I try to help you make sense of it all…            

Revisiting London with Brexit Bregret | ‘United States of Europe’

Date: Friday, September 28, 2018
Category: Blog, News

Revisiting London with Brexit Bregret, a very special ‘United States of Europe.’   It 1988 when I first arrived in London as an exchange student. 30 years later – to the week – I returned for nostalgia and Brexit Bregret. Me watching Britain try to break up with the EU is like watching Kenneth Branagh break up with Emma Thompson… “You CAN’T!” What the hell is wrong with you? Emma, in my mind I am and will always be your […]

18 Ways Dutch Sports Are Different | a New Book on Dutch Championships

Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
Category: Blog, News

18 Ways Dutch Sports Are Different | From Farmer Golf to Tulip Examining to Cucumber Sorting – the Netherlands has some wacky national championships. BUT – maybe Dutch competitors are better when they don’t take things so seriously. …from a new book on Dutch Championships: HOMESTRETCH: THE DUTCH IN CHAMPIONSHIPS by photographer Gerrit de Heus. I wrote a piece for the book! Here it is in video form.  

Meet the EU President: Inspector Columbo

Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
Category: Blog, News

Meet the EU President: Inspector Columbo. aka “The State of the European Union is… AWESOME!” ‘United States of Europe,’ 12 September, 2018. EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker looks like a cross between George W Bush & Racist Mickey Rooney. But his true identity is much more Inspector Columbo. The state of the European Union could be much worse. Thank you, Mr. President.  

The Voice of Netherlands Second with a Trump Solo Show: THE MADNESS OF KING DONALD

Date: Monday, September 10, 2018
Category: Blog

The Voice of Netherlands Second with a Trump Solo Show: THE MADNESS OF KING DONALD: JANUARY – MARCH 2019, Netherlands. As a follow-up to Boom Chicago’s Trump Up the Volume and Zondag Met Lubach’s “Netherlands Second” video, Comedy Central anchorman Greg Shapiro takes his Trump imitation and unpacks it into a full show: THE MADNESS OF KING DONALD – A Trump Tutorial An Evening with the Voice of ‘Make Netherlands Second.’ In this show, Shapiro salutes the 45th – and […]

EU Reveals Who Is the Trump Resistance Writer to the NYT | United States of Europe

Date: Monday, September 10, 2018
Category: Blog

EU Reveals Who Is the Trump Resistance Writer to the NYT | United States of Europe As a famous US statesman once said “When I want to call Europe, who do I call?” Now, since an anonymous letter from the Trump-resistance in the White House, Europe wonders “Who do I call when I want to talk to the REAL US President?” The EU puts its best detective on the job… Yes, I’m the voice of Trump in the ‘Netherlands Second’ […]

Who’s that Trump Voice from Germany’s ‘De Heute Show?’ The same as ‘Netherlands Second.’

Date: Monday, September 10, 2018
Category: Blog, News

Who’s that Trump Voice from Germany’s ‘De Heute Show?’ The same as ‘Netherlands Second.’ First came the Trump inauguration with ‘America First.’ Then came Zondag Met Lubach with ‘Netherlands Second.’ In Germany, it was Jan Boehmermann who copied the ‘Netherlands Second’ video and started a global contest called ‘Every Second Counts.’ But it was ZDF’s De Heute Show that asked Trump VO Greg Shapiro to be a recurring voice, when they cover Trump with their series ‘Trump’s Tagebuch.’ Here’s the version when France’s […]

Greg Shapiro Event Hosting – a YouTube Playlist

Date: Thursday, August 23, 2018
Category: Blog

Greg Shapiro Event Hosting – a YouTube Playlist Because these days you want to see what you’re getting, here is a video menu. Some of my many, many super successful event hosting experiences. 1) Shapiro Interviews Former French President Francois Hollande. ‘Nationalism Isn’t Winning in EU.’ 2) Shapiro Hosts a Sustainability Event for King Willem Alexander, 2017. ‘My Green Gig for the Orange King.’ 3) Shapiro Hosts ‘GNN’ Video Promo for AirportsGoingGreen 2016. 4) Shapiro Hosts 3-day Event AirportsGoingGreen 2016. 5) Shapiro Hosts […]