Welcome to the 18th edition of the Clown Car Chronicles. Jay Ackroyd and Hillman Award-winning blogger Digby — American political writer and founder of the liberal blog Hullabaloo and a daily columnist for Salon Magazine. Follow @digby56 Visit http://digbysblog.blogspot.com/ and http://www.salon.com/writer/heather_digby_parton/
Every week we toss around the recent hijinks and hilarity of the GOP primary process. This week: the GOP establishment vs the insurgents; Donald Trump's bombast, the Trump and Palin brands. Ted Cruz's extremism.