A new story from The Washington Post has revealed that Sen. Elizabeth Warren described herself as an "American Indian" on a Texas Bar registration form in 1986, after she was admitted. Despite her apologies, this news has added fuel to a scandal Warren just hasn't been able to shake. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has not faced fall-out for calling her "Pocahontas," or his other previous racist remarks or repeated misstatements. So what is it about Trump that lets him weather political storms that would likely topple anyone else?

Jim Braude was joined by Adam Reilly of WGBH News and Gonzalo Bacigalupe, a professor of psychology at UMass Boston.