The 2020 Show

The upcoming U.S. presidential election is a reality TV show that runs until November 3, 2020. Will former reality TV star Donald J. Trump win reelection? This site is devoted to the reality of the show, focusing on the ads and other video--on TV and online--that are shaping and reflecting the campaign. It is a companion to The Living Room Candidate: Presidential Campaign Commercials 1952-2016. Both are edited by David Schwartz.  

Todd Gitlin on deleted Trump fan video

On April 9, President Trump tweeted a link to an elaborately produced fan video that was meant to be a trailer for the 2020 campaign....