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Joe: Donald Trump takes us all for a ride again

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Joe Scarborough writes in The Washington Post

Even in the middle of the Democratic convention, The Donald is still dominating the news. On a day when the Democratic National Committee scheduled a long list of all-star speakers, The Post’s top seven stories focused on the Republican nominee. Six of their 7 headlines centered on Trump’s bizarre and disturbing invitation for Russian criminals to break into Hillary Clinton’s email accounts.

At least Richard Nixon’s men had the good taste to break into the Watergate under the cover of night. With Trump, gaudy political shenanigans are to be performed under the brightest of klieg lights. The chaos subsequently created seems to focus on little more than dominating the next news cycle at any cost. Tonight, this one trick pony has taken us all for a ride again.

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Joe: Donald Trump takes us all for a ride again

Updated