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Old 01 November 2018, 03:11 PM
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United States Trump: I know caravan is huge because I’m ‘pretty good at estimating crowd size’

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President Trump said he believes there are more people traveling with the migrant caravan than has been reported in the media — because he’s “pretty good at estimating crowd size.”

“You have caravans coming up that look a lot larger than it’s reported actually,” Trump told ABC News in an interview published Wednesday.

“I’m pretty good at estimating crowd size, and I’ll tell you they look a lot bigger than people would think.”
Well, whatever you think of the man, I don't think anyone doubts his ability to estimate crowd sizes. I believe he said this is the biggest migrant caravan that ever approached any border in the history of the world.

Full story: https://nypost.com/2018/10/31/trump-...ng-crowd-size/
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Old 01 November 2018, 03:30 PM
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At times, I think he HAS to be joking, and this whole past two years has been an elaborate bad prank.
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Old 01 November 2018, 03:42 PM
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I think he's too self-centered to have a sense of humor about anything that pertains to himself. I also think he's too self-centered to be able to tell the difference between people laughing at him, and people laughing with him. Oddly enough, he thinks they're all laughing with him, because he cannot conceive of anyone laughing at him. Usually, selfish people think you're laughing at them (because you're incapable of appreciating their genius, so you're reduced to making fun of them).

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Old 01 November 2018, 03:45 PM
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And he knows the caravan has members of Al Queda and ISIL because of caravan expert Oleta Adams.
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Old 01 November 2018, 06:17 PM
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Nice. (I know what you're referencing without needing to click the link.)

He has to be trolling his critics with a statement like this, though, no?
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Old 01 November 2018, 07:25 PM
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“I’m pretty good at estimating crowd size, and I’ll tell you they look a lot bigger than people would think.”
If crowds look a lot bigger than people would think, wouldn't that mean that his expertise would lead him to count fewer people in it than everybody else's estimate?
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Old 01 November 2018, 07:37 PM
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Old 01 November 2018, 09:31 PM
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If crowds look a lot bigger than people would think, wouldn't that mean that his expertise would lead him to count fewer people in it than everybody else's estimate?
I think Trump means the crowds are more numerous than people would think.
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Old 02 November 2018, 02:16 AM
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Yes, he probably does mean that. And if you stretch, you can almost read what he said to mean that. He is the bestest at communication, for sure. Sad!
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Old 02 November 2018, 09:19 PM
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I think Trump means the crowds are more numerous than people would think.
No, he is commenting on the obesity epidemic in Central America. You'd think he would applaud their attempt at weight loss.
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He just think the caravan looks huge when compared to his hands.
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Hell, EVERYTHING looks huge when compared to his hands.
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OK then why did Dear Leader over estimate the attendance at his inauguration? It wasn't exactly Woodstock down on the Mall that day.
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Old 20 November 2018, 05:13 PM
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He didn't, news reports, photographs, and eyewitness accounts of small crowds are just fabrications of the crab people.
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Old 20 November 2018, 05:26 PM
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...the crab people.
Now that's a great reference!
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