Monthly Archives: July 2015

Donald Trump: Honesty Is for Chumps

Donald Trump may have hired a staff and commenced the building of a political organization, but Trump 2016 is best viewed not as a political campaign but as an evolving real-estate deal, with Trump playing the shifty developer and the voters representing … Continue reading

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Donald Trump amuses us to death

All right then, let’s do this. If we have to talk about Donald Trump, because apparently the subject will not just go awayon its own, then let’s talk about him, even if it means going back on a vow I … Continue reading

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Donald Trump Leads in Polls

The results are huge one week before first Republican debate The bombastic reality television star and real estate magnate has the support of 20% of Republicans, according to the poll, with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker following at 13% and former … Continue reading

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Rick Perry’s tough guy challenge for Donald Trump

The war of words between businessman Donald Trump and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry reached the jungle gym on Wednesday, when Perry challenged Trump to a pull-up contest. “Let’s get a pull-up bar out there and let’s see who can … Continue reading

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Mark Cuban summarized Donald Trump’s appeal in just 43 words

Noted Maverick Mark Cuban is a fan of Donald Trump’s presidential candidacy. And, writing on something called Cyber Dust, Cuban succinctly and effectively explained the Trumpian appeal. Here it is: I don’t care what his actual positions are. I don’t … Continue reading

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Donald Trump’s Sons Killed Exotic Animals

Cecil the lion certainly wasn’t the first beautiful African creature slain by an American. Back in 2012, Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump went big game hunting. On Tuesday, the Internet mourned the death of poor Cecil, Zimbabwe’s most famous … Continue reading

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On eve of Cleveland debate, Lake County murder plays into Donald Trump’s immigration attack

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Ohio has never been ground zero in the debate over immigration. But when a Republican presidential field led by Donald Trump arrives here next week for its first debate, a case in neighboring Lake County could be … Continue reading

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It seems as if it should be easy for Donald Trump to sell a t-shirt that says “TRUMP” on it at the Trump Store in the lobby of Manhattan’s Trump Tower. And from the perspective of the buyer, it is: … Continue reading

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Mark Cuban: Donald Trump ‘best thing to happen to politics’

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had nothing but praise for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, calling the real estate developer “probably the best thing to happen to politics in a long, long time” on Tuesday via his CyberDust app. “I … Continue reading

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Why being likable is overrated, Donald Trump and Jeb Bush edition

New Hampshire Republicans really like Scott Walker. Three-quarters of the New Hampshirites surveyed by Monmouth University in a poll releasedTuesday had an opinion on the governor from Wisconsin; two-thirds of that group viewed him favorably. His net favorability is +41, … Continue reading

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