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Breakingviews: Trump TV could be one of his more lucrative ideas

Silhouettes of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton
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Silhouettes of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton

Donald Trump is always going over the top. A possible online TV enterprise would be no exception. The Republican presidential nominee's campaign bragged on Thursday that its Facebook broadcast of the previous evening's U.S. presidential debate drew more than 24 million people. The resemblance to a cable news network, complete with pundits, suggests Trump TV is all but inevitable–if, as polls currently suggest, rival Hillary Clinton wins next month's election.