“President Donald Trump’s company is scrapping plans for two new hotel chains announced two years ago, casting blame in part on a hostile political environment.
“The Trump Organization said Thursday that it will no longer try to open hotels under its Scion and American Idea brands catering to budget and mid-priced travelers, a departure from its focus on luxury hotels. The announcement comes as the company has posted losses at a few of its golf properties, and brand experts say it has lost some of its appeal.”
So what went wrong?
“We live in a climate where everything will be used against us, whether by the fake news or by Democrats who are only interested in presidential harassment and wasting everyone’s time, barraging us with nonsense letters. We already have the greatest properties in the world, and if we have to slow down our growth for the time being, we are happy to do it.”
But I thought the whole point of these hotels was that they would be unbranded, and wouldn’t have the curse of the family name! I mean Squiggy and Lenny even grew scruffy beards to prove how cool and hip these new joints would be, and Lenny even bought a sweet new ride to park out front so everyone would know how fresh the place is: