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Lin-Manuel Miranda on Donald Trump's election win

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Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda commented on Donald Trump’s stunning election win while on Friday’s Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Miranda, who was promoting his work on the Disney film Moana, recalled the first headline he saw when he got off the airplane in Mexico. “The headline read ‘A Temblar,'” he said, which means “start trembling.” 

“Yeah, that was the headline on the biggest Mexican newspaper,” he said, before sarcastically adding everyone is “thrilled!”

“Ready to get to work on that wall,” he joked. This is the front page of the newspaper in question, which Miranda posted on Twitter on Wednesday. 


Miranda also discussed Vice President Joe Biden attending a showing of Hamilton in New York and opting to use the bathroom in the lobby… with his entire security detail. Miranda asked if he wanted to use the facilities backstage, but he recalled, “[Joe’s] like, ‘Nah, I’m just waving to people in the urinals next to other guys.’ He’s just Joe!'”

Watch the clip below.