Sad! It Turns Out More Than Half Of Donald Trump's Twitter Followers Are Fake

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Despite a savant gift for 140 character wisdom, it turns out Donald Trump's Twitter audience isn't quite as captivated as he'd like you to think, because it turns out that more than half of his 31 million followers are fake.


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According to Twitter Audit Report, a website that analyses how many of an account's followers are real people, 15.9 million of Big Don's Twitter Army are authentic, while 15 million, or 51 percent, are FAKE.

That's a pretty big dip in the percentage of real people following the Blow Hard Elect, seeing as just over a year ago he had just 7.6 million followers, but only 8 percent were fake, according to FiveThirtyEight.

In comparison, Barack Obama's Twitter account has 89 million followers and 79% of them are real.

Maybe Don's just trying to catch up?