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You Have To Hear Paris's Mayor Calling Trump Stupid

"Mr. Trump is stupid, he is very stupid," Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo told reporters.

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When it comes to pure, unadulterated French-ness, Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo calling Donald Trump "very stupid" is like eating a baguette on top of the Eiffel Tower while wondering if life has meaning.

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Hidalgo was speaking to the press alongside Sadiq Khan, the visiting newly elected mayor of London, who Trump has graciously decided would be exempt from his proposed ban on Muslims entering the U.S.

When asked about Trump's stance, Hidalgo responded in perfect French-accented English in the tone you have to assume is normally reserved for discovering a Bordeaux shelved with the Burgundy.

"Mr. Trump is stupid," Hidalgo said leaping in, "he's very stupid."

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"And I think the example are all the people, Muslim, Catholic, [athiest] — I am [athiest] you know. We are in the life, we are in our mission," she continued.

Hayes Brown is a world news editor and reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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