Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore attends the 20th Annual Webby Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on May 16, 2016 in New York City.
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January 17, 2017 10:55 AM EST

Michael Moore apparently distinctly remembers the first time he met Donald Trump. During a recent interview with Variety, the documentary filmmaker told the story of an encounter he had with the president elect back in 1998 — and the impression it left on him.

However, Moore went on to reveal that when he started thinking back to the meeting during Trump’s campaign, he had a revelation about it.


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