“Listen, bottom line, if Canada wants to go around thinking it’s an independent nation then shouldn’t it have its own currency? It’s just common sense.”

Slightly perplexed, Hannity ended the interview by thanking Trump, before he was predictably interrupted. “Hold on a sec, I really should tweet that,” Trump said, removing his phone from his breast pocket, asking, “is Canada spelt with one ‘k’ or two? Hashtag, make the dollar American again.”