Let me just say Richard Condon was wrong. The Manchurian Candidate is from Moscow and he ain’t brainwashed. Nothing about the recent election would make for a decently plausible political thriller or even proper parody. I know truth is stranger than fiction but damn!
There is an eerie symmetry in reality sometimes, parallels between two totally unrelated items that can’t be ignored.
So in the immortal words of Rod Serling, spinning in his grave like a top, presented for your consideration, meet Mr. Donald Trump, unlikely presidential candidate who found himself in the most powerful office in the world….somewhere, on Gilligan’s Island. Submitted for your approval, five ways a Trump presidency is like Gilligan’s Island.
1) A year ago the Trump candidacy was viewed as no more than a three hour tour.
2) Like the Howells, The Clintons seem to carry a lot more baggage than the rest of the castaways. Read the full story