Viral Video of Little Girl Calling Donald Trump 'a Disgrace to the World' is Fake
Have you seen a short video of clip of a little girl telling US President Donald Trump, “You’re a disgrace to the world”, as he goes to hug her? For Trump haters and detractors this is pure gold, but alas, as it turns out, the clip is also part of the world’s growing mine of ‘fake news’.
The clip was initially shared on Twitter by a user, with the caption, “who is she”. Soon, the tweet had been retweeted hundreds and thousands of times. Though there were many who quickly identified the man in the video as Trump impersonator Anthony Atamanuik.
The video is actually from a Comedy Central series called The President Show, in which Atamanuik impersonates Trump. Here’s the original video.
The video was shared by numerous outlets as real and the little girl was labelled 'a hero'.