Pundits from every part of the political spectrum remain flummoxed by his success.
But they've been looking at Trump as though he were an ordinary political candidate. It's actually not all that shocking that the reality TV show host and tabloid favorite raced to the top of the Republican field in late July and stayed there...
Is Donald Trump the president America deserves?
Watch the following video to see why, in many ways, Trump really is in the right place at the right time to make his run for the White House:
The Real Reason Donald Trump Lost FOX News' Support: Why is the Republicans' favorite media network at odds with the Republicans' favorite candidate? There are several causes media outlets, including FOX News, would have you believe are behind the FOX News-Trump breakup. But there's only one real answer - and it's being buried with noise...
About the Author
David Zeiler, Associate Editor for Money Morning at Money Map Press, has been a journalist for more than 35 years, including 18 spent at The Baltimore Sun. He has worked as a writer, editor, and page designer at different times in his career. He's interviewed a number of well-known personalities - ranging from punk rock icon Joey Ramone to Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Wozniak.
Over the course of his journalistic career, Dave has covered many diverse subjects. Since arriving at Money Morning in 2011, he has focused primarily on technology. He's an expert on both Apple and cryptocurrencies. He started writing about Apple for The Sun in the mid-1990s, and had an Apple blog on The Sun's web site from 2007-2009. Dave's been writing about Bitcoin since 2011 - long before most people had even heard of it. He even mined it for a short time.
Dave has a BA in English and Mass Communications from Loyola University Maryland.