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On Saturday, Bernie Sanders held a campaign for Joe Biden in New Hampshire in the town of Lebanon, to which a very small crowd appeared to show their support.
At first glance one might think, ‘oh, it’s because they’re all socially distanced… that’s why it looks like there are so few people.’ No. There is video footage; no deceptive angles here.
Literally more people showed up to support President Trump’s recovery outside of Walter Reed than people who showed up for this sad excuse of a campaign event.
— Adam Sexton (@AdamSextonWMUR) October 3, 2020
Here’s a tweet shared by Biden’s campaign staffer, Laura O’Neill –
— Laura O'Neill (@loneillNH) October 3, 2020
I don’t know about y’all, but if I took a picture that was THIS unflattering in terms of support for someone I work for, I don’t even think I’d bother posting it at all.
But wait, here’s an even further angle that really captures how many people weren’t there!
In just a bit, Sen. Bernie Sanders will hold a socially-distanced rally in Lebanon, New Hampshire on behalf of the Biden-Harris campaign. pic.twitter.com/XTu8hYgfr0
— Rob DiRienzo (@RobDiRienzo) October 3, 2020
Aaaaand here’s a bit about what Bernie Sanders had to say, if you even want to waste your time with it…
There is no question that the economic proposals that Joe Biden is supporting are strong and will go a long, long way in improving life for working families. pic.twitter.com/cbpetUpqvx
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) October 3, 2020