The Hoax du Jour is a lefty’s fantasy: Melania Trump has left the president and a “body double” is standing in for the First Lady at appearances with Donald Trump.

Scene from video purportedly showing Melania Trump body double. Image via YouTube.com
Alas, it’s another hoax — partly attributed to a bad television screen photo.

Says Snopes.com, the hoax-busting site: “A video purportedly showing this ‘fake’ Melania Trump was also widely circulated on social media. … This [is] not evidence of a body double. It’s evidence of a poorly working television.”

Other photos of the first lady that day show Melania without sunglasses, “clearly showing that this woman is in fact Melania Trump and not some impostor.”

Double takes:

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