What Happened ‘Last Night In Sweden’

Here’s what President Trump was talking about when he mentioned “what’s happening last night in Sweden. Sweden, who would believe this?”


The Ingmar Bergman Comedy Festival opened.

Bjorn Borg was disqualified from a seniors tennis match after beating a referee with his racket.

Swedish meatballs were served without lingonberry sauce.

IKEA sold nothing but assembled furniture.

Pippi Longstocking was busted for driving her Volvo after drinking a quart of Absolut.

ABBA started its reunion tour.

No one on Facebook played Candy Crush Saga.

Swedish doctors diagnosed holdovers from the Obama Administration as having developed Stockholm Syndrome for the Trump Administration.

Written by Les East

Les East

Les East is a nationally renown freelance journalist. He was recently named top sports columnist in the United States by the Society of Professional Journalists and Louisiana Sportswriter of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. When he’s not writing about sports — and sometimes when he is — he likes to provide snarky commentary on current events. You can follow him on Facebook and Twitter — @Les_East