I love the apprentice and almost missed this gem. Trump is no stranger to adversity.
Donald Trump Talks New Recession-Friendly Season Of "The Apprentice" | GantDaily.com:
"New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Times are very different than when “The Apprentice” first aired in 2004. Nearly everyone was hit hard by the economy. Even host Donald Trump, who experienced sluggish sales for his Trump Tower in Chicago and failed to pay a $40 million loan, and whose Trump Entertainment Resorts filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last year.
Cut to 2010 and “The Apprentice” is suddenly a very different show. All of the contestants have been adversely affected by the economy. Among them, recent college graduates having zero luck in the job market, 40-year-old former breadwinners who recently lost their jobs, and even a truck driver with a Masters in Engineering.
“We have people who went to the best schools and who don’t have a job and people who once had really good jobs,” Trump told AHN. “In one case, someone who has five kids and now has zero income coming in. It’s both sad and educational. Some were really high flyers and now they’re down and ou">>COMPLETE ARTICLE AVAILABLE BY CLICKING TITLE LINK ABOVE