U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference before a campaign town hall meeting in Derry, New Hampshire August 19, 2015. REUTERS/BRIAN SNYDER
Piers Morgan, Daily Mail: They never believed he’d get the nomination and they STILL don’t believe he can become President: But here are 10 ways Trump can make the Washington elite look even dumber
So, it’s actually happened: Donald Trump IS the official Republican nominee to be President of the United States.
The moment very few members of the Washington elite or mainstream U.S. media thought was even remotely possible when Trump first announced he was running a year ago has arrived.
I’m not as shocked as they are.
Back on June 17, 2015, I wrote a column warning everyone snorting with derision not to underestimate the billionaire tycoon and predicting he would electrify the campaign.
That, whether you love or loathe Trump, he has indisputably done.
And he’s done it in sensational style, crushing his 17 rivals for the Republican nomination like a raging two-tonne bull careering through the proverbial china shop.
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WNU Editor: Even Michael Moore believes it .... Michael Moore Tells Bill Maher: "Trump Is Going to Win" (Hollywood Reporter). I still believe that this is Hillary Clinton's election to lose, but she has to energise her campaign if she wants to get the Democrat base out to vote for her .... and her selection of Tim Kaine as her running mate is not going to do that. President Obama can help deliver this vote .... but after watching him for the past few weeks I cannot help but feel that he is now looking forward to leaving the White House, and while helping Hillary Clinton is important to him, he is not passionate about it to the same degree that he was with his own campaigns in 2008 and 2012.