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The Trumps on Twitter

The Donald and his offspring have over 3 million Twitter followers combined. What exactly are they tweeting about?
By Candace Taylor | October 19, 2012 04:00PM

From the October issue: Ever since real estate mogul-turned-TV star Donald Trump discovered Twitter, he’s been an outspoken and prolific participant, holding forth on everything from Barack Obama to the death penalty. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) is a vocal supporter of — and fund-raiser for —  Mitt Romney, and now that the presidential race is heating up, the Donald’s tweets are more impassioned than ever. These frequent missives have earned him some 1,455,981 followers and no small amount of controversy: He was widely criticized for calling the Huffington Post’s Arianna Huffington “unattractive” through the platform in late August. [more]