Days of our candidates’ lives

I have to admit I was delighted to see Donald Trump declare his run for United States president.  The whole escalator entrance into the crowd, paying actors to be the crowd, the balloons and fanfare made for quite an extravaganza.  This is America after all, and as long as you are 35 years or older, a United States citizen, and have been a resident for 14 plus years, you get to run for president.  Just ask the 16 Republican candidates who have jumped into the fray for 2016. But apparently,…