IRS' Lousy Trump Parody Cost $10K

House committee releases another of the training vids
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 7, 2013 10:45 AM CDT

(Newser) – Remember the IRS training videos that parodied, or tried to parody, Star Trek and Gilligan's Island? Well, the House Ways and Means Committee has found another, this one a takeoff of Donald Trump and The Apprentice, reports CNN. "Another day, another example of abuse and waste at the IRS, says Rep. Charles Boustany. This one cost $10,000, and the agency swears it's not making these kinds of videos anymore. The sad thing is that it's not even good in a bad, campy way. "It is truly awful," writes Joe Coscarelli at Daily Intel. (Read more IRS stories.)

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