Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg
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Hearts on Their Sleeves, Trump Supporters Shell Out for Strident Shirts

The more aggressive, crass or misogynistic, “the more it sells,” says Trump merch vendor Liberty Sibon George in a recent interview with Bloomberg. Such vendors have been tailing Trump rallies throughout the campaign, at times earning thousands of dollars per event. Photographer Andrew Harrer has captured customers proudly sporting some of the merchandise.

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    Men from Clayton, North Carolina at a Donald Trump campaign rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.

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    Trump supporter Don O'Meara at a rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.

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    An attendee at a rally in Radford, Virginia on Monday, Feb. 29.

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    Trump supporter Brian Lane from Rocky Mount, North Carolina during a rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.

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    A Trump supporter during a rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.

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    Trump supporter Alesia Henderson from Goldsboro, North Carolina during a rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.

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    Trump supporter Jamie Borror from Myerstown, Pennsylvania ahead of a rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania on Friday, Nov. 4.

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    Trump supporters from Smithfield, North Carolina during a rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.

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    A girl wears an "adorable deplorable" T-shirt during a rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.

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    A vendor holds up T-shirts for sale ahead of a Trump rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania on Friday, Nov. 4.

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    Trump supporter Brian Zapping from Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania ahead of a rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania on Friday, Nov. 4.

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    Trump supporter Vanessa Lewis from Kenly, North Carolina during a rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.

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    A Trump supporter shows off his "Crooked Hillary" sticker ahead of a rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania on Friday, Nov. 4.

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    An attendee during a Trump rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania on Friday, Nov. 4.

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    Trump supporter Nick Anninos from New Jersey wears an American-flag-printed suit jacket during a rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania on Friday, Nov. 4.

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    Shanda Person, a Trump supporter from Goldsboro, North Carolina, wears a handmade "Lock Her Up" T-shirt during a rally in Selma, North Carolina on Thursday, Nov. 3.