Daily Archives: March 17, 2016
Donald Trump continued his hot streak in the Republican presidential race by scoring, he scored nine more delegates from the Northern Mariana Islands, a U.S. protectorate in the South Pacific, as Super Tuesday 3 begins.
The islands give Donald Trump nine more pledged delegates in his quest to hit 1,237, which would seal the deal for the Republican presidential candidate.
The Northern Marianas Islands are located near the Mariana Trench, and as all Jeopardy! buffs know, this is the deepest known ocean spot in the world
National Geographic gives us an overview (because we might as well get some useful trivia out of this situation):
Located in the western Pacific east of the Philippines and an average of approximately 124 miles (200 kilometers) east