Trump posted a picture of himself as Rocky. No one knows what to make of it

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    Judi Lynn
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    The president’s bizarre tweet prompted jokes about Russia, white insecurity and less-than-inspiring leadership

    Poppy Noor
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    Wed 27 Nov 2019 15.50 ESTLast modified on Wed 27 Nov 2019 16.13 EST

    People are used to seeing Donald Trump’s face transposed on to a lot of things: satsumas, the Queen, a giant floating baby flying across the US and the UK.

    But this morning, the president himself posted a photo where his head was photoshopped on to something utterly surprising: the super-buff, bare body of the fictional boxer Rocky Balboa.

    It was tweeted at 10.54am, with Trump offering exactly zero explanation – not even a caption. All we know is that the tweet was sent during a golf trip at one of Trump’s golf clubs in Florida, during his Thanksgiving holiday at Mar-a-Lago.

    Who knows how we should interpret it? Perhaps the 45th president suffered a blow to the head this morning. Or perhaps he wants us to know he’s a fighter. Maybe he’s upset about of all the low blows thrown his way during his tenure, with people saying mean things like “why does he grab women by the pussy?”

    More:
    https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/nov/27/donald-trump-rocky-picture-twitter

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    Is Rocky going to display his bulging bone spurs?

     

     

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    In his dreams will he ever have a body like that.

    I don't waste my time teaching pigs to sing.

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    peacecorps
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    We all know he is a world-class narcissistic … he is setting a new standard for extreme narcissism. :)

    National problems (slavery/racism, income inequality, pathetic health care, weak unions) are not solved with more states' rights. Global problems (climate change, migration, trade, war) are not solved with more national sovereignty.

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    Presidential Pornography? This guy has lower self esteem than a pubescent 10 yr. old.

    “Go and tell Alexander that God the Supreme King is never the Author of insolent wrong, but is the Creator of light, of peace, of life, of water, of the body of man and of souls;...what Alexander offers and the gifts he promises are things to me utterly useless;..." Dandamis, a great sannyasi of Taxila.Excerpt From: Yogananda, Paramahansa. “Autobiography of a Yogi.”

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    When I was 12 years old I was wild about “The Man from UNCLE” and for a few months I fancied that I’d join the CIA when I grew up. I wanted to be a bad-assed CIA agent. (Ugh) This is what trump’s about…a juvenile, wishing he was a tough guy.

    How fucking embarrassing for his kids and his long-suffering wife.

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    I thought you meant the squirrel (Rocky and Bullwinkle). Just dated myself.

    To be fair to trump, I think he has enough skin to carpet a boxing ring.

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    John F. Kennedy: 13 March 1962.

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    The world’s greatest troll! And everybody’s still not talking about all his absolutely awful policies, especially the media.

    All governments lie to their citizen's, but only Americans believe theirs.

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    Oh it’s just more narcissistic jackassery.  I’m grateful that he hasn’t photoshopped his head onto a crucified Jesus.  I assume that’ll come if he’s impeached.

    I feel much better since I gave up hope.

    "If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there’d be peace." – John Lennon

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    I like this photoshopped image more:

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    The really scary thing is, this lunatic fascist madman has scores of millions of dedicated, hate and violence driven sycophantic followers who love and worship him, and will do anything he asks of them.

    Among them are SCOTUS, many federal and state officials, and a probable majority of religious leaders in the US.

    Promote Freedom From Religion, and Separation of Church and State.

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