'Not what drew them to the cult': Analyst sees Trump losing MAGA base

By Ian Banks | May 11, 2024

Daily attendance

An analyst remarked that Donald Trump's image of being unbeatable has been significantly tarnished by his lackluster presence in a New York courtroom for his criminal trial. 

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via C-SPAN

Justice Juan Merchan has mandated Trump's daily attendance at the trial and imposed a gag order preventing him from disparaging witnesses. 

The courtroom

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via Sky News Australia

Observers in the courtroom have observed Trump frequently nodding off, leading to ridicule and absurd denials from the former president, as highlighted by Washington Post columnist Jennifer Rubin.