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Trump's habit of fuming over slights comes at political cost

The Republican nominee's brash, confrontational style has thrilled his millions of supporters, who have cheered the celebrity businessman's tenacity and thirst for verbal combat. Critics say that stubborn refusal to back down is born of a thin skin and overwhelming pride — and it gets him into political trouble again and again. The 1996 Miss Universe winner has been at the center of the campaign since Democrat Hillary Clinton noted in this week's debate that Trump had ridiculed the Venezuela-born actress for gaining weight and dubbed her "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping.
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