Interviews at the Iowa State fair this past weekend revealed some shocking trends for the Republican Party. Lifelong Republicans were telling reporters that they have now switched parties and will vote for a Democrat because they believe that Trump is just “too disgusting” to remain in office. This is a trend that Republicans feared, and now it looks like it is their new reality. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced