REPORT: #EmptySeatMAGATour trends after edited footage shows empty seats at Trump rally [PHOTOS]

AUGUST 16, 2019

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The hashtag #EmptySeatMAGATour surged to the top of Twitter’s trending items on Friday after footage circulated online showing empty seats at President Trump’s campaign rally in New Hampshire this week.

By Friday afternoon, more than 70,000 tweets had been shared using the hashtag, many of which included footage and photos from Trump’s rally at the SNHU Arena in Manchester the night before, which drew thousands of supporters.

The article goes on to state the following:

One tweet going viral shows footage broadcast by MSNBC showing Trump delivering remarks with a number of empty seats off to one side of the stage.

President Trump had posted photos from the event Thursday evening:

Below is an edited video that has caused the “EmptySeatMAGATour” hashtag to start trending:

Another Twitter user posted a photo of a nearly empty arena, taken well before the event started and prior to Trump ever taking the stage.

Trump supporters hit back, posting their own photos of a full arena, with thousands listening outside.

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