The GOP will need all of the 'Trump-istas' in 2016

Put me down as someone who didn't see this Trump thing coming. Frankly, I wasn't even sure that he'd run. Well, he is running and doing quite well, even though we are still in the political equivalent of the first game of spring training. The Giants won 3 of the last 5 World Series.Did they win the first game of spring training? My point is that this way too early! Like Perot, Trump has created "Trump-istas", or people who love the way their guy talks back to the media and tells us what he thinks, even if he doesn't always explain what he thinks. In other words, does anyone believe that Mexico, a GDP the size of Texas, is a threat to the U.S. economy? Or that all of our trade negotiators are stupid?  Nevertheless, Trump has touched a nerve and you can't demonize him without turning off the thousands who like what they are hearing. On immigration, Trump has hit a nerve. In other words, a lot of Americans are...(Read Full Post)