Trump Suing Bill Maher Over Orangutan Bet
The Donald says he did in fact prove he's not the son of an orangutan
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Feb 4, 2013 8:57 AM CST
Updated Feb 4, 2013 10:48 AM CST
In this Sept. 27, 2012 file photo, Donald Trump arrives for the opening ceremony at the Ryder Cup PGA golf tournament at the Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Ill.   (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

(Newser) – Well, that'll teach Bill Maher to make a mock bet with Donald Trump: On the Tonight Show last month, Maher told Jay Leno he would donate $5 million to the charity of Trump's choice if the business mogul provided a birth certificate showing he's not the "spawn of his mother having sex with orangutan." Trump did just that, he said today on Fox & Friends. But Maher "didn’t pay. So today I sue Bill Maher for $5 million for charity."

Maher's bet was, of course, a mocking reference to Trump's offer of $5 million to a charity of President Obama's choice if the president released his college records. But Trump (whose lawyer released a letter along with Trump's birth certificate stating that it proves "he is the son of Fred Trump, not an orangutan," according to Politico) doesn't think Maher was joking: "He said it with venom. ... In fact, he was nervous when he said it."

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Feb 12, 2013 1:56 PM CST
Maher and Trump: Two sides of the same tasteless coin.
Feb 11, 2013 6:30 PM CST
I'm as yet unconvinced that Trump has provided sufficient evidence that he is not, in fact, the "spawn of his mother having sex with orangutan." All he did was produce a birth certificate showing that Fred Trump is legally his father. "Legal parent" does not automatically equate to "biological parent." Maybe Fred was cuckolded! Did Mrs. Trump end the affair once she got pregnant, and pass off this Orangu-American as her husband's child? Let's see a DNA test, The Donald!