Krauthammer, After Chat, Says Trump is Serious

Charles Krauthammer has been very critical of Donald Trump. Today, he described a phone call he received from Donald, and says he came away from that call convinced that Trump is very serious about being a candidate for president.

I expected a tirade, which he had every right to do given what I have been saying about him. In fact, he was courteous but very calm, and he made his case, rather than sort of attacking everything I said about him. Simply, he made his case: “I’m a serious businessman, I’m a serious candidate.