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Obama trumps Donald, who has aligned himself with the loonies

Donald Trump at the Pease International Tradeport in New Hampshire yesterday. AP Photo/Jim Cole

HAS there ever been a more absurdly surreal moment, even in US politics, that unchallengeable theatre of the absurd and the surreal? One moment, we were watching a property magnate, with one eye on the presidency, the other on his reality TV show ratings, puffed up like a bullfrog, rejoicing on an airport tarmac in New Hampshire that America's president of two years had finally made public his birth certificate.

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