Donald Trump’s ‘Rocky’ tweet: what’s the occasion, is there a connection?

Donald Trump wearing a suit and tie

The original photo was from Rocky III, but Trump tweeted his version on the 34th anniversary of the release of Rocky IV, an anniversary ESPN had pointed out in a morning tweet. The tweet comes when the POTUS is presently spending time taking part in golf at his membership whereas on Thanksgiving trip at Mar-a-Lago, in keeping with the White Home pool experiences. "This LEGITIMATE president didn't should photograph store his pictures", one other wrote, sharing an iconic image of former President Barack Obama in his swim trunks. "Trump ready to fight for Thanksgiving just like he fought for Christmas", a Twitterer said.

In any case, Trump's unexpected tweet - which, at time of writing, he still has given zero extra context to - totally floored some people.

'Now we all know what they did to him at that mysterious physician's go to?,' NBC Information anchor Andrea Mitchell tweeted.

In the picture, Trump's stern, serious face is superimposed over Rocky's shirtless body, wearing a championship belt and boxing gloves. Why did he share a picture of himself as a boxer in the midst of an ongoing campaign for presidential elections in America?

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The tweet inevitably sparked a slew of memes and baffled responses.

Even Mr Trump's son, Donald Trump Jr, got in on the action, tweeting: "I've heard from reliable sources that it's not doctored".

Stallone, in the meantime, has supported and donated to Republican candidates however has repeatedly declined to a name himself a member of the GOP, though he did admit one among his most well-known characters is a Republican. And just weeks ago, he shared an edited image of himself putting a medal on a dog - but this one is right up there with some of the weirdest gear this man has ever pumped out.

Sure, I'll play. You're delusional. In 2016, Stallone told Variety magazine: "I love Donald Trump".

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