The Case Against Troy Downing California Resident Troy Downing might ski in jeans, that fact is yet to be proven, but we know for a fact: Troy Downing snowboards in shorts Troy Downing once openly expressed his disdain for Donald Trump saying Trump is “either a liar or an idiot” and using the hashtag #NeverTrumpNeverHillary. Like all apologist Republicans, once he realized the GOP had the power to give tax breaks to the wealthy, like himself, he went silent about his fear of a lawless president controlled by a foreign power. Here is Troy getting on the Trump Trainwreck and photo op with Donald