Last week in Iowa, Trump was forced to eat a bit of humble pie as he took second place in the Republican Caucus. The people of Iowa spoke, and they weren’t in love with the real estate mogul despite what the polls and pundits had been saying.

That wasn’t the case this week, though, as New Hampshire Republicans overwhelmingly supported Trump for president. The New Hampshire primary, the first in the nation, gave Trump a 30+ percent lead.

Whether you are joyous or dismayed about this victory, we can all rest assured that somewhere, Trump is bathing in a tub full of golden doubloons.

Or maybe, just maybe, he is doing a little something like this:

Sydney Robinson is a political writer for the Ring of Fire Network. She has also appeared in political news videos for Ring of Fire. Sydney has a degree in English Literature from the University of West Florida, and has an active interest in politics, social justice, and environmental issues. She would love to hear from you on Twitter @SydneyMkay or via email at