Don’t believe that fake viral photo of a NFL player burning the U.S. flag

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Another day, another period in the ongoing squabble between Donald Trump and NFL players who are taking the knee in protest against police savagery.

You might have envisioned on Twitter or Facebook this situation that purportedly illustrates an NFL player burning the U.S. pennant in the cupboard office as his teammates enthusiastically look on 😛 TAGEND

Image: facebook/ vetsfortrump

Besides the utter incongruity of the scene, it immediately pops to the eye that there’s something wrong with the hand hampering the flag.

But that didn’t avoid countless beings from sharing it on Titter:

The picture was maybe announced firstly on the republican Facebook page “Vets for Trump”, where millions of parties showed their outrage and called for a boycott 😛 TAGEND

Image: vetsfortrump/ screengrab

However, a speedy Google search clearly shows the image was photoshopped:

Image: google/ screengrab

The original one is from 2015 and demonstrates defensive resolve Michael Bennett producing the team “in the now-traditional post-victory dance in the cupboard room”, in agreement with the Seattle Seahawks official website:

Even some pro-Trump beings realised “its been” hoax because, you are familiar with, sprinklers would be activated if something is burning in the lockroom 😛 TAGEND

Elementary, Watson.

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