The presidential debate that revealed Donald Trump’s limitations

2e5b9af87f0c422287d0744d21366be7_18Tonight held a lesson for Donald Trump: debates between candidates competing for arguably  the most powerful office in the world are not something you can wing.

The Republican presidential candidate ignored the pleas from his staff to read the policy briefing they had painstakingly prepared. Maybe he thought his bravado and talent for showmanship would carry him through.

Even Hillary Clinton’s debate team had quietly worried about his uncanny ability to destroy his opponents with one line put downs (remember “low energy” Jeb Bush, Lying Ted Cruz, and Little Marco).


SOURCES: News Now/ The Telegraph Online

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.