Trump is acting like a mob boss — I know because I lived with one

Since our country’s founding, politics has always been a contact sport. Partisans routinely vilify opposition party leaders by applying outrageous labels to caricature figures and ideologies they loathe (George W. Bush was called a “fascist, Nazi, war criminal” and Barack Obama a “socialist, closeted Muslim”). And witnessing the Left’s freak-out over the election of Donald Trump has provided us some sterling examples of this condition.
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How far are you willing to push adversaries?

I will demand anything I can get. When you’re doing business, you take people to the brink of breaking them without having them break, to the maximum point their heads can handle–without breaking them. That’s the sign of a good businessman: Somebody else would take them fifteen steps beyond their breaking point.