Third Super Tuesday. Even though there are lots of important states going today, for obvious and personal reasons, all my attention will be on one of them. And, as it is, the statgeeks and the media are starting to get on the “Missouri and Illinois are important” bandwagon. As far as that goes, I once thought that Trump would easily win all eight Missouri Congressional districts and therefore get all 52 Missouri delegates even if he didn’t get an absolute majority statewide. (The same system exists in the Illinois Republican primary.) However, with the recent Cruz surge, and for the fact that an absolute statewide majority for Trump is out of the question, I think Cruz has a chance in CD-7, southwest Missouri, Springfield-Joplin.
By the time this day is over, Trump could land the TKO.
And also, Beware the Ides…