Trump Campaign Manager Charged With Battery

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Well, this should be interesting:

I have to admit that Lewandowski’s actions hardly seem to rise to the level of criminal battery, but what do I know? In any case, this should be another fine opportunity for Donald Trump to start whining about how the whole world is against him.

Of course, a routine apology would have ended this tiff before it ever started. But that’s a lesson that Trump and his team will never accept.

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