Lying popular vote loser Donald Trump got a much smaller turnout for his inauguration than President Obama did for either of his ceremonies. Anyone with eyes could see that, despite the Trump cabal’s desperate lies about the numbers. But it’s difficult to know exactly how many people showed up…or didn’t.
Still, the website Talking Points Memo offered one statistic. Here is a chart they put together showing how many people rode the Metro (Washington, DC’s subway system) on the day of Trump’s inaugural, on the days of each of Obama’s inauguration ceremonies, on the day of the Women’s March (the day after Trump’s inaugural), and on an average weekday:
Fewer people rode the Metro the day of Trump’s inaugural than would have ridden it on an average weekday! How…sad!