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Defying the Odds

Defying the Odds
New book about the 2016 election.

Thursday, November 5, 2015

The Donald and The Rapist

At the Christian Science Monitor, I noted that Donald Trump has thanked convicted rapist Mike Tyson for his endorsement.

": [First Vote News Video | Mike Tyson Endorses Donald Trump for President] - " Thanks Mike!

Under questioning, Trump might try to raise doubts about Tyson’s guilt.  Like most rapists, Tyson knew his victim, and he claimed that the incident was consensual. But even though he could afford the finest lawyers in the land, a jury of his peers found him guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, and an appeals court upheld his conviction.