Hours after new White House press secretary Sean Spicer claimed that President Donald Trump’s had “the largest audience to ever witness an inauguration, period, both in person and around the globe,” which was fact-checked all Saturday afternoon, the Stars’ jumbotron was inspired when attendance numbers for their game against the Washington Capitals were released, as captured by baseball writer Kate Morrison.
Stars Jumbotron with a topical joke. pic.twitter.com/9vsmTG1Agj
— Kate Morrison (@unlikelyfanatic) January 22, 2017
While estimates vary of exactly how many people attended Friday’s inauguration, we can be certain American Airlines Center does not fit 1.5 million people. Though, maybe you could squeeze that many into Jerry World.
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