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Trump vs. Alexander: Looking for a rematch

Mixing politics and business is always fun as we’ve seen this week with the emerging fued between celebrity businessman Donald Trump and Tennessee Republican Sen. Lamar Alexader.

lamar_alexander.jpgAlexander tossed the first jab, telling CNN that Trump has “absolutely no JAPAN+TRUMP(2).jpgchance of winning” the presidency. But Trump won the bout with this smackdown: “Sen. Lamar Alexander, who I do not know and have heard very little about over the years, perhaps because of a certain ineffectiveness … “

Ouch!

Let’s hope there’s a rematch. It’s going to be a long presidential campaign and we will need comic relief.

Poll: Could Trump beat Obama in 2012

Photos: Lamar Alexander (Knoxville News Sentinel archives); Donald Trump (Associated Press archives)

Donald Trump for President?

Check out this Forbes Q&A with celebrity businessman Donald Trump.

JAPAN+TRUMP(2).jpgApparently there is considerable Web talk about a possible presidential run. Never one to shy away from publicity, Trump says he is considering giving it a go.

“The polls are very strong. I am seriously thinking about it,” Trump says in the Q&A.

I never know whether to take The Donald serious, but a Trump run would be entertaining.

Wonder who his running mate would be? Is there another half-term governor out there?

Photo: AP archives