Melania Trump’s Rep Rips "The View" For "Petty, Mean Girls" Body Double Jokes

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The Trumps have been the butt of jokes for years, however the First Lady does not respect the web rumors that she has a body-double. Last Friday, Donald and Melania Trump visited Beauregard, Alabama to survey the wreckage attributable to the current twister that took the lives of 23 individuals. Photos surfaced of the White House couple, and once they started to flow into, social media got here up with the conspiracy concept—as soon as once more— pretend Melania was getting used for press excursions.

The stand-in Melania concept was first launched by Joe Vargas of the CBD retailer Buy Legal Meds after her tweeted side-by-side photographs of the First Lady and claimed that they weren’t the identical individual. “Let me prevent a while from trying it up,” he wrote. “It’s not her.” From that second the rumors circulated, and although the White House has denied that there’s a pretend Melania floating round, individuals can not seem to get sufficient of the speculation.

On a current episode of The View, the hosts joked in regards to the rumored Alabama Trump physique double. “Some individuals suppose the primary woman is utilizing an impostor to face in for her,” co-host Joy Behar mentioned. “You imply there are two girls who should fake they’re listening to [President Trump]?…When there is a rumor like this, and memes far and wide, I believe it catches on as a result of there’s a component of reality to the concept that she does not need to spend time with him.”

The First Lady’s team did not respect Melania being the punch line of any such jokes and issued a press release to USA Today to precise their displeasure. “I’ve all the time discovered it unhappy group of girls spend a lot time attacking one other girl, whose solely objective is to assist kids,” Melania Trump’s consultant, Stephanie Grisham, wrote in an e mail. “Yesterday’s present went past the petty, mean-girl spirit that we’ve grown accustomed to.”

Grisham additionally criticized the present for laughing “within the face of tragedy” whereas the Trumps “traveled to Alabama to pay their respects and luxury victims” of the current devasting twister. “People died, individuals misplaced household and persons are hurting in Alabama,” Grisham mentioned. “I watched the President and First Lady hug, hearken to and luxury individuals who had misplaced every thing. The women of The View actually ought to think about devoting that air time to serving to individuals.”