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Can Donald Trump resist the awards season spotlight?

Can Donald Trump resist the awards season spotlight?

Last week's Golden Globes kicked off the heart of the awards season. The Grammys are coming up and, at the end of February, the big one: the Academy Awards. With so much attention aimed at so many stars, how will the country's biggest political prima donna be able to resist a grab for the spotlight?

For more than half a year, Donald Trump has demonstrated the power of celebrity. He has taken and held the lead in the race for the Republican presidential nomination largely through his ability to hog attention. The media reaction to Mr. Trump has been truly Pavlovian; Mr. Trump rings the bell of controversy, and political reporters and pundits start salivating and wagging their...