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The polls are tightening. All of the momentum seems to be on his side. The bar he must pass has been lowered to the sub-basement. But even when the smallest modicum of decorum could win him the presidency, Donald Trump is gonna Donald Trump.
That is the only explanation for why today on Fox and Friends – his most sympathetic interviewers outside of Sean Hannity, who has appeared in a Trump campaign ad – the Republican nominee brought up, unbidden, the story of Alicia Machado.