A huge controversy erupted around Donald Trump Twitter Saturday night after his appearance in front of the North Carolina GOP. The controversy did not involve what he said but rather what he was wearing and how he was wearing it.
After pictures emerged showing the former President in a very disheveled pair of pants, many Twitter users began to speculate that Trump had worn his pants backwards Saturday night. However, after close examination and some hi-resolution photography, it appears that Trump has come out of “Pants-Gate” unscathed.
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Fact Checker Takes Deep Dive on Trump Pants Controversy
The site Snopes.com looked extensively at 90 minutes of video from the event and came to the concluding that Trump’s pants were actually on correctly: “Video posted by C-SPAN of the 90-minute speech also showed the former president wearing pants the right way. As such, we rate this claim as ‘False,’” Snopes said. You can view their full report on Trump’s pants here.