Dallas Stars spoof Trump inauguration attendance stat
President Donald Trump was unhappy with how some media outlets reported the attendance for his inauguration, and said he believes that approximately 1.5 million people were present in Washington D.C. Friday. While it is unclear exactly how many people were standing on the National Mall, it is estimated that the crowd numbered around 600,000 or less.
The Dallas Stars had a bit of fun with the controversy Saturday, reporting an attendance of 1.5 million for a game against the Washington Capitals.
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— Kate Morrison (@unlikelyfanatic) January 22, 2017
The Stars typically average a total of 18,321 fans at home games, good for 15th in the NHL.
Also in attendance: dinosaurs.
The fact that one dino put gloves and a jersey on…
— Dallas Stars (@DallasStars) January 22, 2017