Looks like the pro-Trump faction in this country is getting desperate. That’s not surprising when you consider they support a man who has historically low poll ratings, is widely hated across the world, and is being investigated for possibly being a traitor.
And in a new low, even for Trumpkins, this photo began circulating online:
THE PROTESTS ARENT ABOUT OUR FLAG???
— ᏟᎪᏚᏚᏆᎬ JᎾ.357 (@cjlongoria07) September 29, 2017
Wow, a player for the Seattle Seahawks burning an American flag in the locker room. Shocking! Call NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
No need, because the picture has clearly been photoshopped and is complete bullshit. Snopes immediately shot down the assertion and ran the real photo next to the fake one:
And then Twitter took over, reminding fans of the Cheeto Hitler just how pathetic they–and their president–are and always will be:
The definition of #FakeNews
— Nick W. Hendrik (@Nick__Hendrik) September 30, 2017
— Kelly Plonka (@cariadlynn2011) September 30, 2017
Hahahahahahahaha hahahahahahahaha!!!! I didn't know 🔥 had no smoke… Let alone inside a locker room.. wow.. stupid knows no bounds.
— NotoriousFDR (@NotoriousFDR32) September 29, 2017
When your point is so weak, you have to spread lies to get people to support you. The right has become #fakenews
— Biff (@Biff_Ardo) September 30, 2017
As fake as fake as fake can be. Please stop trying to destroy our democracy with a demented and nihilistic image of the world.
— Cord J. Whitaker (@ProfCWhit) September 30, 2017
The "fine people" have discovered Photoshop, and decided to use it like Goebbels would. Bet they claim to be "Christians" too#Deplorable
— Terry Michaels (@TerryMichaela12) September 30, 2017
The only real surprise is that Trump himself didn’t retweet the image and try to claim it proves his point.
This article was originally published by the same author at LiberalAmerica.org