You perhaps recall the 2012 campaign, where Mitt Romney's sons accompanied Mitt on the stump and stood out as decent, hard working and well cultured children despite being born with silver spoons in their mouths.
We are now seeing Donald Trump's children speak out about their dad, and they are truly inspiring to listen to: well spoken, articulate and cultured. And yes, Donald Jr., the oldest, and Tiffany, the youngest, were not only born with silver spoons in their mouths, they were born with silver coal shovels in their mouths; these kids were filthy rich when they were in diapers.
Of course, so was Chelsea Clinton. Her parents (despite their incredulous claims of being 'dead broke') were multi-millionaires by the time Chelsea was a teenager, although perhaps she was not born uber rich. Certainly, however, Chelsea Clinton has shown nothing of the gumption displayed by the Trump kids.
After her graduation from Sidwell Friends HS, Chelsea was off to Stanford (BA), and ultimately Oxford where she was awarded a Doctor of Philosophy degree. Dr. Clinton was then unleashed into the world to make her mark. Her first gig was a no-show job at NBC, where she pulled down hundreds of thousands for doing basically nothing, owing to the fact that she had no journalistic chops whatsoever. And in the ensuing years, she has spoken on the lecture circuit in affiliation to her family's dubious 'Clinton Foundation,' which is nothing more than a slush fund to finance the Clinton's high falutin' lifestyle. In other words, Chelsea Clinton has never really worked a day in her fabulously wealthy life.
The Trump kids? Donald Trump put these kids to work as early as the age of 12. He urged them to rub elbows not with the management of his many companies, but with the laborers: masons, carpenters, iron workers, to get a feel as to what kind of effort makes the real world work. He then gave them jobs at the bottom, where they worked their way up the ladder based on merit, and not on who they were related to. Donald, Jr. when asked a few years ago what would happen to them if they goofed up on the job, replied that if their performance started to suffer, his dad Donald Trump would 'fire us like dogs." Results were expected and indeed achieved. The Trump children are all involved in Trump businesses, and are not just sitting on their name, they actually work for a living.
Unlike Chelsea Clinton, who is frankly about as worthless as a screen door on a submarine.
The apple doesn't fall far from the tree. Or so they say.
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