Celebrity plutocrat Donald Trump has collected dozens of favors from politicians over the years, something he was happy to remind Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) of this afternoon.
But that cuts both ways. Trump has always been effusive with his praise, which is now coming back to haunt him as he engages in a scorched-earth presidential campaign. See you Team Rick Perry, Perry’s campaign feed, which began retweeting Trump’s old praise of the Texas governor, now one of his many mortal enemies:
— Nathan Bernier (@KUTnathan) July 21, 2015
Trump and Perry have locked horns since the former’s comments about Mexican immigrants, which quickly turned into sloppy critiques of other GOP candidates’ border policies. Trump told Perry to take an IQ test; Perry told Trump to drop out of the race; Trump made fun of Perry’s glasses; etc.
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