Trump’s Numbers Don’t Add Up

He did not ‘trounce’, ‘crush’, or ‘destroy’ Nikki Haley

MartinEdic

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The words in quotes above are all from headlines in mainstream media and to say they are misleading is an understatement. Yes, he won in South Carolina and won definitively by 60% to Haley’s 40%, but when you look at those numbers the story is not of a crushing win.

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MartinEdic

Mastodon: @martinedic@md.dm, Writer, nine non-fiction books, two novels, Buddhist, train lover. Amateur cook, lover of life most of the time!