You could be the one to blow up Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City.

The implosion of the last remaining symbol of Trump’s bankrupt Atlantic City casino empire is expected to take place in February. The chance to press the button and blow the building up is being auctioned.

The doomed property.

During a press conference announcing the auction, Atlantic City Mayor Marty Small said that Trump “took advantage of bankruptcy laws, took advantage of a lot of people, made a lot of money in Atlantic City, and then got out.” Small noted money raised in the auction will benefit the city’s Boys & Girls Club.

It seems there’s an interesting and clever twist. Dan Grote of The Press of Atlantic City writes, “A St. Louis man has set up a GoFundMe campaign to raise as much as $1 million toward the chance to hand the button over to porn star Stormy Daniels, who said she was paid off by President Donald Trump’s lawyer to stay quiet about an alleged affair she had with him in 2006.

Stormy Daniels.

Joe Bedell, the organizer of the GoFundMe campaign says, “I live in St. Louis but will nominate Stormy to complete the demolition if we win. She has expressed interest! If she can’t do it, I will nominate someone else appropriate or I will go myself, with acknowledgement to all of you!”

Apparently a lot of people would like to blow up a Trump property. The symbolism of taking down something Trump is powerful—and what a photo op that button-pressing moment could be. As of Friday, the high bid was $172,500.

Trump cut most ties with Atlantic City in 2009 (aside from a 10% fee for the use of his name on what were then three casinos in the city). That stake was void after billionaire Carl Icahn took ownership of the company out of bankruptcy court in February 2016.

By Stephen Brockelman

As a Sr. Writer at T. Rowe Price, I work with a group of the best copywriters around. We belong to the broader creative team within Enterprise Creative, a part of Corporate Marketing Services. _____________________________________________ A long and winding road: My path to T. Rowe Price was more twisted than Fidelity’s green line. With scholarship in hand, I left Kansas at 18 to study theatre in New York. When my soap opera paychecks stopped coming from CBS and started coming from the show’s sponsor, Proctor & Gamble, I discovered the power of advertising and switched careers. Over the years I’ve owned an ad agency in San Francisco; worked for Norman Lear on All in the Family, Good Times, Sanford and Son, and the rest of his hit shows; and as a member of Directors Guild of America, I directed Desi Arnaz in his last television appearance— we remained friends until his death. In 1988 I began freelancing full time didn’t look back. In January 2012 my rep at Boss Group called and said, “I know you don’t want to commute and writing for the financial industry isn’t high on your wish list, but I have a gig with T. Rowe Price in Owings Mills…” I was a contractor for eight months, drank the corporate Kool-Aid, became a TRP associate that August, and today I find myself smiling more often than not.

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