Readers React: Donald Trump, the GOP’s newest and loudest candidate

To the editor: On the topic of the latest and loudest addition to the 2016 campaign, our greatest American president comes to mind. (“Donald Trump enters race, and GOP wonders: Presidency or reality TV?,” June 16)

There’s an old quote often attributed to Abraham Lincoln: “Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.” Now, how do you suppose the person who said that generations ago knew Donald Trump?

Frances Terrell Lippman, Sherman Oaks



To the editor: She’s black, she’s white — who cares? Move over, Rachel Dolezal: The Donald is up for his 15 minutes.

Ed Lister, Santa Barbara

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