BONKERS conspiracy theorists have once again claimed that Melania Trump is using a BODY DOUBLE while in public with husband Donald.
A new video showing the First Lady standing next to the US President as he talks to reporters has sparked more baseless claims.
Like many of the others pictures which crackpot theorists have highlighted, Melanie is wearing a large pair of sunglasses.
In the clip, Trump declares himself to be “the most transparent president ever” as his stoney-faced former model wife watches on.
One viewer, convinced that the video showed a body double, tweeted: “I have never believed in a conspiracy more than the one that Melania was killed and replaced by a stand-in.
“Who the hell is that?! That is not Melania Trump.”
Another Twitter user wrote: “Who is that woman standing behind Trump because it is straight up not Melania?”
A third added: “I am not a conspiracy theorist but this is really weird.”
Last month, the bizarre claims resurfaced during Melania’s trip to Alabana with Donald.
The First Lady, 48, visited tornado-ravaged Alabama with her husband so they could pay their respects to the 23 victims of the deadly storms.
They held hands as they viewed the white crosses that had been erected in their memory.
But conspiracy theorists leapt on the pictures from the visit to point out apparent discrepancies between “fake Melania” and the “real” Mrs Trump.
Some pointed out that the woman in the photo appears to have a different chin, height, hair parting and cheek structure to the First Lady.
People also took to social media to remark on Melania’s “changing” body language.
One Twitter user said the “real” Melania wouldn’t walk in front of Trump – then noted that she “walked off the plane” ahead of her husband.
MellyMed posted: “Dead giveaway – she walked off the plane in front of him. Real Melania always walks behind him.”
Others were also quick to point out that the so called “fake” Melania’s movements are more fluid, tweeting alongside a photo of the First Lady: “I’m sorry, but there’s no way that’s Melania. This woman is walking and waving without Melania’s signature stiffness. #FakeMelania is REAL, people.”
Meanwhile, some argued that the couple being photographed holding hands was further proof of a body double.
This is because the 48-year-old has appeared to avoid her husband’s attempts to hold her hand at a number of public events in the past.
One social media user tweeted: “This is 100% not Melania Trump that Donald Trump is holding hands with.”
Another added: “Has a body double ever been used for a First Lady before? This presidency is so…bizarre. Cuz this ain’t Melania.”
“The recasting of Melania is the worst I’ve seen since they recast Aunt Viv in Fresh Prince #fakemelania,” one Twitter user wrote.
“I clicked on #FakeMelania against my better judgement and I have to say that it DOES NOT look like Melania,” another tweeted.
This is not the first time that conspiracy theorists have claimed Melania uses a body double in public appearances.
Social media users went into a frenzy in October 2017 after she was pictured alongside her husband as he addressed the media about hurricane relief for Puerto Rico.
In the clip, the US president calls out his wife, who is dressed in a coat and sunglasses, at the press conference, which conspiracy theorists claimed was just an attempt to cover up that she was actually somewhere else.
“My wife, Melania, who happens to be right here,” he says in the video.
The debate began when actress Andrea Wagner Barton posted the shady footage to her Facebook page alongside a screenshot of the woman beside Trump and an older photo of Melania.
She wrote: “Will the real Melania please stand up? Is it me or during his speech today a decoy ‘stood in’ for Melania?”
The conspiracy went from tongue-in-cheek to a full-blown conspiracy after other social media users took to Twitter to analyse the images, comparing Melania’s face to previous shots claiming her hair and face looked different.
One user, Joe Vargas, wrote: “This is not Melania. To think they would go this far & try & make us think its her on TV is mind blowing. Makes me wonder what else is a lie.”
In 2016, conspiracy theorists went into overdrive falsely claiming Hillary Clinton was using a body double to avoid questions about her health during after she almost collapsed at a 9/11 memorial during the US presidential elections.
During the last US Presidential election campaign, conspiracy theorists were also convinced that Trump’s rival Hillary Clinton had used a “body double”.
They claimed Clinton and her team called on political impersonator Teresa Barnwell to stand in after Hillary was struck down with “walking pneumonia” in September 2016.
The 68-year-old sparked big fears for her health after being filmed stumbling into her motorcade after attending the 9/11 memorial service in New York.
She was then taken to her daughter Chelsea’s apartment to rest and emerged two hours later smiling, posing for photographs and telling everyone: “I’m feeling great. It’s a beautiful day in New York.”
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It is this ‘miracle’ recovery which quickly set the conspiracists’ tongues wagging.
Theorists at the time pointed out her legs were too skinny, her nose was shaped slightly differently and her earlobes were a different size than they normally are.
Other claimed her fingers seem to have grown.
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