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Mary Sanchez

GOP beware: Nobody puts The Donald in a corner

GOP beware: Nobody puts The Donald in a corner

Pity the Republican candidate who tries to land a "Senator, you are no Jack Kennedy" style jab during the televised debate on Thursday. The temptation to administer a condescending smackdown will be almost irresistible. After all, the stage will be filled with a motley crew of contestants ranging from solidly credentialed public servants to clownish egotists. A certain member of the latter camp has been hogging the media spotlight for weeks, leading a bemused public to wonder who or what will put an end to The Donald Phenomenon, and when. It's not likely to happen Thursday. Rather, the first GOP forum will be a test to show who has the most restraint. Trump's...

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