Donald Trump has been mocked for colouring in the American flag incorrectly during a visit to a children’s hospital in Ohio.
The US president was photographed adding a blue stripe to an outline of the star-spangled banner, rather than correctly filling in the 13 alternating red and white stripes, representing the original colonies,
Mr Trump was accused of hypocrisy following his attacks on NFL players for failing to respect the flag and kneel for the national anthem before games. The Republican also, notoriously, hugged an American flag after making a speech attacking illegal immigration.
Activist and songwriter Holly Figueroa O’Reilly said: “American flag’s stripes are red and white. Trump should know this, considering the fit he throws when someone kneels at a football game, ‘disrespecting the flag’.”-The Independent