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29 September 2016, 11:55
Donald Trump told his supporters at a rally: "You are the smartest people" in a rambling portion of his speech in Iowa yesterday.
Speaking at the Mid-America Convention Centre in Council Bluffs, Iowa, broke off from his script to pay tribute to the crowd.
"People don't know how great you are. People don't know how smart you are. These are the smart people. These are the smart people. These are really the smart people.
"And they never like to say it, but I say it. And I'm a smart person. These are the smart. We have the smartest people. We have the smartest people. And they know it.
"Some say it, but they hate to say it, but we have the smartest people."