- The Washington Times - Wednesday, November 27, 2019

President Trump showed Wednesday he’s ready for a partisan slugfest.

On Twitter, the president tweeted out a fabricated image of his head superimposed on the bare-chested, muscular body of Rocky Balboa, the iconic boxer played by Sylvester Stallone in a series of films.

The photo apparently was inspired by a poster for “Rocky III,” with the fighter sporting a championship belt and bright red boxing gloves. The tweet bore no caption, and it was posted while Mr. Trump was playing golf at his resort in southern Florida.


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Like most guys, the president’s actual physique doesn’t measure up to Rocky. Mr. Trump is 6-foot-3 and weighs 243 pounds. Within two hours of its posting, the photo had about 200,000 “likes” on Twitter.

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