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Hillary Clinton may be abiding by the (potentially apocryphal) wisdom of Napoleon: “Never interfere with the enemy when he is in the process of destroying himself.”
The Donald Trump campaign is reeling from allegations that the Republican candidate sexually assaulted women – including today’s news that six witnesses are corroborating a People magazine writer’s story, one of many that Trump has denied. A slew of recent polls has shown Clinton extending her lead over the former reality TV star, who has attacked his accusers, including suggesting that some were too unattractive for him to grope. Yesterday he said he could see himself meeting Vladimir Putin before the start of his administration. He also suggested his party’s highest-elected official, Paul Ryan, might not want Trump to win “because maybe he wants to run in four years“.