For three years, Donald Trump told the public nearly every day that his economy was the best this country had ever seen. But now that this economy has come crashing down (because it was never strong to begin with) the president has nothing to run on in November. Nothing, that is, except for some old-fashioned xenophobia and bigotry. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. 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