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Explaining Donald Trump

Explaining Donald Trump

If there is one explanation for Donald Trump's success it is this: Unlike most Republicans, he fights back. He may not have the late Muhammad Ali's finesse, but he sees himself as more than capable of dealing a "knockout" punch to Hillary Clinton in November. That ought to be the goal of any GOP presidential nominee.

During an interview in his Trump Tower office Monday, I asked about his temperament, a subject often raised by critics. Hillary Clinton recently said he shouldn't be trusted with the nuclear codes and that he is so thin-skinned he might start a war.

Mr. Trump said, "She's the one who raised her hand for the war in Iraq and I'm the one who has been...

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