A recent image of Melania Trump’s son, Barron, towering over her and Donald Trump has some people questioning if Trump is his father.
An image of Barron walking with his family has gone viral online. One Twitter user described the 13-year-old as “enormous.”
Donald Trump reportedly stands 6’3 and Barron appears to be several inches taller. The images had social media taking things in a negative direction and questioning if Trump was his father.
One Twitter user suggested that Barron was the son of a Russian NBA player. Another implied that Barron was not Trump’s son by asking “I wonder whose son he is?
Some social media users brought up the time that Trump referred to Barron as “Melania’s son” during a press conference about vaping.
One Twitter user posted, “Barron’s like 6’6 and he’s 13 there is NO WAY that he is the father.”
Twitter user Salmon Cannon tweeted, “He doesn’t really look like a Trump, not like the others resemble him.”
Twitter user Dindu Nuffin tweeted, “Cue the CNN stories about Barron’s ‘real’ father being a Russian basketball player.”
Another Twitter user suggested that Barron looks Russian,
Last week Trump, Melania, and Barron were seen arriving in Florida. Trump raised eyebrows when he left Melania and Barron on the tarmac. He began greeting people without a single glance back at Melania and Barron.
Jacqueline Whitmore, an etiquette expert, stated that Trump’s distance is a sign of disrespect. Elaine Swanna, a life, and style expert agreed and stated that Trump’s gesture was cold and incorrect. Swanna encouraged Trump to nurture his relationship with his wife and son because he is supposed to be a husband and father first and a president second.