White House Press Secretaryspectacularly broke the White House fib meter in an administration with an . She gushed Saturday that the “Million MAGA March” in Washington to protest President ’s election loss had more than a million marchers.
She was only off by some 980,000 people — and that’s being generous. Most estimates in the media were “thousands.” The Washington Post characterized McEnany’s tweet as “.”
The National Park Service issued a permit to march organizers for, where participants gathered, DCist reported. The plaza’s .
Trump’s own estimate of the crowd size was initially “hundreds of thousands.” He later referred in a tweet to “tens of thousands.”
Twitter critics’ collective jaw dropped. They wondered if the same math was being used to tote up Trump’s imagined votes.