March 30, 2016 01:50 PM

In August of 2015, GOP front-runner Donald Trump sat down with TIME magazine for a cover story on his rising popularity as a presidential candidate. He also sat down with a bald eagle for a photo shoot unlike any other.

Everything was going fine until Uncle Sam the eagle flapped its wings all over The Donald’s famous hairdo.

“How’s my hair look?” Trump asked the crew. It needed a few fixes.

Once Trump and the eagle got settled, the shoot went smoothly. But as he watched the playback, Trump vowed, “We’re not doing it again.”

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Donald Trump on the cover of PEOPLE

“I’m doing this for the cover of TIME magazine … What you will do for a cover,” the billionaire businessman told the cameras. “This bird is seriously dangerous – but beautiful.”

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