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Trump has a nation of suckers

Trump has a nation of suckers

I am as confounded by the ongoing success of Donald Trump’s campaign for president as I am sure many were by President Barack Obama’s several years ago. I am now convinced his simplistic message (“Trust me, I am rich and know how to get things done”) has not only resonated with a lot of folks but may well have staying power. Depending on what happens on the Democrats’ side, Trump could actually be elected. To paraphrase another famous carnival barker, P.T. Barnum: We are most definitely a nation of suckers. — Nick Sloane, Glendale Heights

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