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Meet Vermin Supreme: The Man Who Says He 'Paved The Way' For Trump

"I've brought ridiculousness to politics, and he saw an opening and he jumped on in there," Supreme said.

By Connor Hickox | October 17, 2016

This is Vermin Supreme — a staple of the New Hampshire presidential primary

"Well of course I believe that I paved the way for Donald Trump," Supreme said. "I've brought ridiculousness to politics, and he saw an opening and he jumped on in there."

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"There's plenty of room for me in this mess," Supreme said. "For sure."

Supreme has run for president in every election since 1992. And his unique platform has been mostly consistent.

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"I have four planks to my platform," said Supreme. "Zombie preparedness ... time travel research ... mandatory toothbrushing laws ... free ponies for all Americans."

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