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Trump Loves Himself Some Gold

Timothy L. O'Brien is the executive editor of Bloomberg Gadfly and Bloomberg View. He has been an editor and writer for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, HuffPost and Talk magazine. His books include "TrumpNation: The Art of Being The Donald."
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Donald Trump has had a lifelong love affair with gold. Tim O'Brien and Joe Weisenthal take a look at why Trump thinks he has the Midas touch. Click on the video below to watch:

The Real Reason Trump Loves Gold

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