If I were Trump, and I was done being serious about running for President, I’d start tanking my run right about now. Thoughts?
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Can he let go? He said that he could shoot someone in the street and keep his supporters. I think so. Come out as a Marxist? He’d take many with him. Get caught with a little boy in bed? Well he never lied about it. Anything which alienates his voters will wreck his personal brand. And that is his career.
Even if he stops campaigning he will have a plurality of the vote,
He may make it someone else’s problem. Stop running and let anyone else steal the nomination. Yeah, that’s the ticket. Who will sacrifice his future career to publicly steal Trump’s nomination?
Someone old, ready to retire, who doesn’t care if he looks evil as long as he looks powerful. In short, a ready to retire senator who wishes to be a super lobbyist.
Rubio has burned his bridges. That’s my bet.