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8 of the quickest responses to Melania Trump's first official White House portrait

It’s here.

LAST NIGHT, MELANIA Trump’s official First Lady portrait was unveiled:

As NPR noted, it was probably to be expected that this official portrait would have a slightly different vibe to the official portraits of years gone by:

It is perhaps no surprise that first lady Melania Trump’s first official portrait is a glamour shot.
The photo has a soft focus and features a giant rock on Trump’s ring finger. Reaction on Twitter included praise for her beauty and questions about whether there was too much airbrushing involved.

Yes, people had so many thoughts on it overnight.

1. There were plenty of ’80s TV show references

2. Or any glam TV show, really

3. Would listen to this, in fairness

4. What a season though

5. There was speculation on where it was shot

6. With conspiracy theories running wild

7. There was a secondary star of the show that people couldn’t really ignore

8. Make space travel great again

It might not hit the meme status of a certain truck photo, but it’s well on its way to being one of the iconic shots of 2017.

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David Elkin

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