Donald Trump and His Teleprompter, Side by Side

Where his Republican National Convention speech went off script.

CLEVELAND—Donald Trump’s speech at the Republican National Convention may have remained more on-script than usual, but the prompts in his teleprompter didn’t always match what he said—and even the text in the teleprompter varied significantly from the prepared remarks leaked to the press. Slate perched behind the prompter in the Quicken Loans Arena, and the video above shows what Donald was seeing—and what he ultimately said—as he delivered the speech.

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