Contact theSOPAbout theSOPSupport theSOPWritersEditorsManaging Editors
theSOP logo
Published:April 15th, 2016 10:59 EST

Ireland's Famous Sammy the Seal Afraid of Donald Trump Photo: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Residents of an Irish town have found a new way to scare off a famous road-crossing seal: Chasing him with a picture of Donald Trump.

A video posted to YouTube by user The Fish Guy shows Sammy the seal emerge from the water at his usual spot in Wicklow and attempt to cross the street to beg for food at The Lighthouse seafood restaurant.

However, Sammy turns and flees back into the water when a man runs toward him carrying a poster board emblazoned with the face of the Republican U.S. presidential hopeful."


Sammy the Seal is infamous for emerging from the ocean, crossing the road, and begging for food outside the Lighthouse seafood restaurant.

Restaurant employees have tried everything from playing loud rock music to yelling at him to discourage him from begging for food outside their fine establishment.

But a brainiac has finally discovered how to make Sammy the Seal flee back to the safety of the ocean: Brandish a huge poster of Donald Trump`s face. A poster of Trump`s evil baby hands would probably have worked as well.

Read More:

Follow Robert Paul Reyes on Twitter:
Photo Credit: Wikipedia