Donald Trump could learn a lot from MacGyver — just hear us out

Sep 19, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. ET
Lucas Till as MacGyver and Donald Trump
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We're super-excited that MacGvyer is back on TV. He's a true American icon, known for his resourcefulness, problem-solving skills and using his brain — instead of a weapon or money — to settle arguments. With the presidential election coming up, we're hoping Donald Trump has his DVR set, because he could sure learn a few things from the Swiss army knife-toting, duct tape whiz we all know and love.

1 /12: Avoid conflict

MacGyver
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1/12 :Avoid conflict

2 /12: American ingenuity

MacGyver
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2/12 :American ingenuity

3 /12: No guns

MacGyver
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3/12 :No guns

4 /12: Conserving resources

MacGyver
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4/12 :Conserving resources

5 /12: Humor

Trump and Pence
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5/12 :Humor

6 /12: Humility

Donald Trump
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6/12 :Humility

7 /12: Core values

MacGyver
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7/12 :Core values

8 /12: Teamwork

MacGyver
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8/12 :Teamwork

9 /12: Swiss army knife

Giant Swiss Army knife
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9/12 :Swiss army knife

10 /12: A good haircut

Old and new MacGyver side by side
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10/12 :A good haircut

11 /12: Choose friends wisely

Henry Winkler
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11/12 :Choose friends wisely

12 /12: Drive a Jeep

MacGyver
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12/12 :Drive a Jeep