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Pro-Trump Website Caught Photoshopping British Reality TV Star’s Picture To Promote Trump Campaign

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Pro-Trump Website Caught Photoshopping British Reality TV Star’s Picture To Promote Trump Campaign





Former “Love Island” contestant Rykard Jenkins has called out a pro-Trump conservative website for stealing a photo from his Instagram account and editing it to make it appear like he was wearing one of President Trump’s 2020 campaign hats.

“Woke up this morning to know I’m the new face for the 2020 @realDonaldTrump campaign?” he wrote on Twitter, sharing a side-by-side comparison of the original and the doctored images.



The screenshot shows an image displayed on Conservative News Daily in an advertisement for a free embroidered unofficial Trump 2020 hat. The ad describes Jenkins as one of “our happy customers.”

“I was just really surprised, like oh my gosh,” Jenkins told Insider.

Speaking of the fan who sent him the image, he added: “By the time I put it on Twitter, because I was quite taken aback, people were like ‘where’s it from?’ and she managed to send me the link from the campaign for Trump.”

“The only thing I could complain about, it’s about altering the pictures and making them look like they have a political agenda,” Jenkins said. “For example, if that picture had been edited to have Gucci on it, it wouldn’t matter would it?”

He added that something positive has come from the situation, however, because underneath his viral tweet he posted a link to a PETA campaign about ending the slaughter of dolphins and whales off the coast of Denmark.

Jenkins’s original photo from last September featured a red hat with the letters FXB for the London brand Fox Berry Boys.




“We don’t follow politics much. But we know enough that @realdonaldtrump caps are not in our league,” Fox Berry Boys wrote on Instagram on Sunday.





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