‘My hands are normal hands’ said @realDonaldTrump

I’m sorry. I don’t intend for this blog to become a running stream of The Donald’s ‘normal’ references, but these are simply golden. I mean who says that? “My hands are normal hands.” What does that even mean?!? Also the news these days is so crazy that 1) this is news at all and 2) I’m just now hearing about it; which is crazy because it’s so ludicrous, but that’s how drowning all the other news is too.


Here’s the lede from the Washington Post:

Fifty-two minutes into Donald Trump’s discussion of weighty issues with The Washington Post’s editorial board came an interlude about his hands.

“Normal,” the Republican presidential front-runner insisted. “Strong.” “Good size.” “Great.” “Fine.” “Slightly large, actually.”

(full article link)

To which Chris Hayes had to respond (where I heard the reference, while streaming some clips for background noise while working):

Honestly I don’t know what’s going on out there anymore… If only people cared.


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