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Seven Other Things Donald Trump Has Taken Credit For

Businessman Donald Trump (R) shakes hands with Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney
“You owe me for Nevada.” Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP

Mitt Romney’s blowout victory in the Nevada caucuses over the weekend has been widely chalked up to the state’s large Mormon population — about a quarter of all voters were Mormon — which further boosted a candidacy already dominating the national polls. But, obviously, Donald Trump is pretty sure it was his endorsement:


There was a lot riding on that particular race in Nevada and it was interesting, because the numbers were much, much greater than you thought,” Trump said during an interview on Fox News. “And a lot of people are giving me credit for that. And I will accept that credit.”

As ridiculous as that statement is — for the record, literally nobody has suggested that Trump deserves credit for anything that happened in Nevada — Romney’s victory is hardly the first thing that Trump has taken credit for. Here’s an almost certainly not comprehensive list:

Seven Other Things Trump Has Taken Credit For