Krauthammer: The ‘establishment’ nonsense

The reigning idiocy of the current political season is the incessant tossing around of “establishment,” an epithet now descending into meaninglessness. Its most recent abuse is by Donald Trump supporters rationalizing his Iowa defeat with the following consolation: If you tally up Trump and Ted Cruz (and throw in Ben Carson), a whopping 60 percent of the vote is anti-establishment!

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Cruz, Clinton winning SC money fight

Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz netted most S.C. contributions late in 2015

Democrat Hillary Clinton holds huge lead over Bernie Sanders in fundraising

For entire year, South Carolina’s U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham raised the most money in Palmetto State