SQUID CHRISTIE | SQUID PRIEBUS | SQUID McCONNELL
Squid have three hearts and the ability to change color with their surroundings. For these reasons, squid is the perfect medium to illustrate otherwise intelligent political figures who embraced a volatile candidate for president, Donald J. Trump. Some were former rivals for the title of nominee. Some are party loyalists seeking favor with the new face of the GOP. All pledge their support, despite the un-American and potentially catastrophic international consequences a Trump presidency would bring.
In December 2015 during the Republican primary, Donald Trump said that his rival, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, "totally knew" about the retaliatory lane closure scheme, aka "Bridgegate", before it was carried out. The following February, Christie heartily endorsed Trump and became his chief surrogate. After being passed over for the VP slot, many speculate that Christie's interest is in becoming Attorney General. READ MORE >