Just in time for Thanksgiving, President Trump tweeted a parody image of himself as Rocky Balboa. Twitter blushed.
“Would this qualify as #fakenews?” asked one observer.
Little did the world notice Trump posted a suspicious photo on Facebook a few days earlier:
Aside from the jarring grammar (“As one of our top supporters, I . . .”), the post looks a bit off.
Is this the “real” Donald Trump? Or a less obvious photoshop?
Trim and lean in this promo, Trump looks like Rocky Balboa in a suit. Perhaps his holiday workout really worked out, or . . .
Two days later, at the Apple computer plant, President Trump morphed back to his usual girth and stance:
Perhaps Trump would like us to perceive him as Rocky. But images and video of the real Donald Trump tell a different story.