Tales from the Trail

Another primary, another snarky hashtag

March 9, 2016

  Steaks and chops described as 'Trump meat' are shown near the podium before U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump was scheduled to appear at a press event at his Trump National Golf Club in Jupiter, Florida, March 8, 2016. The display included Trump branded wines, water and meats. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

Steaks and chops described as ‘Trump meat’ are shown near the podium before U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump was scheduled to appear at a press event at his Trump National Golf Club in Jupiter, Florida, March 8, 2016. The display included Trump branded wines, water and meats. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

What Trump says about ‘Hitler salutes’

March 8, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump asks his supporters to raise their hands and promise to vote for him at his campaign rally at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida March 5, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Kolczynski

Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump asks his supporters to raise their hands and promise to vote for him at his campaign rally at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida March 5, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Kolczynski

A ‘small hand’ challenge to Trump

March 8, 2016

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Donald Trump has taken his defense of his hands out onto the campaign trail. Now a 28-year-old Oregon man has formed a new political action committee solely to get the Republican front-runner to prove it.

Former porn star and Cruz ad actress endorses Trump

March 8, 2016

A former softcore  porn star who recently appeared in a pro-Ted Cruz advertisement has endorsed Donald Trump, according to Politico.

From Flint, the Dem debate in full

March 7, 2016

The initial transcript of the Democratic debate in Flint, Michigan, provided by CNN. 

#Demdebate: The Twitter winner is…

March 7, 2016

  Democratic U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders speak simultaneously as during the Democratic U.S. presidential candidates' debate in Flint, Michigan, March 6, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young (TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Democratic U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders speak simultaneously as during the Democratic U.S. presidential candidates’ debate in Flint, Michigan, March 6, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young (TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

The candidate and the spelling bee

March 7, 2016
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton attends a mass at the Triumph Church during a campaign stop in Detroit, Michigan, March 6, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton attends a mass at the Triumph Church during a campaign stop in Detroit, Michigan, March 6, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Trump may have saved himself a headache by avoiding CPAC

March 5, 2016
A woman carries a banner declaring "You are entitled to nothing" at the 2016 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, March 4, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

A woman carries a banner declaring “You are entitled to nothing” at the 2016 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, March 4, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

#GOPDebate not a Twitter win for Trump

March 4, 2016

The #GOPDebate hashtag continued to trend on Friday following the rowdy Republican debate — including a reference to Trump’s manhood–of the night before.

Christie: ‘All these armchair psychiatrists should give it a break’

March 3, 2016

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks in a press conference at the State House in Trenton, New Jersey, March 3, 2016. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter