The very day after I published A Unified Theory of Trump, the political bombshell landed of Donald Trump making light of sexual assault in a 2005 “Access Hollywood” tape. Since then, the media have been trying to read the tea leaves of how Trump would respond in the second Presidential Debate, which is just a few hours from now as I write this on Sunday, October 9, 2016.
This development gives me a new opportunity to test my theory via a prediction about tonight’s second debate. In the first article, I had already predicted that Trump would find the topic of Bill Clinton’s past indiscretions irresistible, and would bring them up shortly after attempting to look Presidential again. So how does the tape change that prediction?