WATCH: The Real Reason for Donald Trump's Presidential Flirtation [Cartoon]

| Tue Apr. 26, 2011 3:35 PM EDT

Mother Jones illustrator Zina Saunders creates editorial animations riffing on the political news and current events of the week. In this week's animation, some insight into Donald Trump's presidential motivations and his role as the official mascot of the birther movement. As always, that's Saunders doing the voiceover. —The Editors

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