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David Catanese of the US News & World Report was on hand for the unhinged Donald Trump 2020 campaign rally. Yes, it was an official 2020 campaign event, even though some of the staunchest republicans are now publicly questioning whether Donald Trump can even make it through one full year in office. During the live speech, the camera angles were focused on Trump and the apparently full crowd surrounding him. But, if cameras had panned back a little further, these are scenes from the back of the hall.

Even as Trump was telling the audience at home that people were still “pouring into” his rally and implored the fire marshall to let more in, video and photos told a different story.

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Shortly before the speech began, there appeared to be plenty of room for activities:

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