President Trump Hugs American Flag After Speech to Business Leaders
President Trump showed his love for America on Tuesday in a video that has now gone viral across the internet.
After speaking to a group of business leaders, Trump approached the American flag at the front of the stage and embraced it.
The president was in Washington and spoke at the National Federation of Independent Business' 75th Anniversary celebration.
The Rolling Stones' "You Can't Always Get What You Want" played in the background as Trump hugged the flag.
This clip of President Trump hugging the flag after his speech yesterday has gone viral! What do you think of his outburst of patriotism? pic.twitter.com/OG8gVk6P81
— Fox & Friends First (@FoxFriendsFirst) June 20, 2018
The gesture was met with supportive reaction online ...
! We love our awesome PRESIDENT and we know he loves us our country and GOD
— Marian Brandmaier (@MarianBrandmai1) June 20, 2018
I wish more people loved the United States of America as much as our President does. God bless him.
— Linda Merrifield (@sue_merrifield) June 20, 2018
I love this, it’s so awesome to have a President who shows his love for our country, and the love for our military & police!!!!!
— kathy (@kat_456) June 20, 2018
He loves his country!!!
— Michael R. Lewis (@MichaelRLewis3) June 20, 2018
... As well as backlash ...
I think he is vile!
— Joe Schmoe (@anitabetterlife) June 20, 2018
That is not patriotism
— (((Statistikhengst))) (@Statistikhengst) June 20, 2018
it's against the law to deface the flag. Trump disgraces the country
— finkster (@docfinkster) June 20, 2018
— Douglas Aneretsky (@DougEFreshtweet) June 20, 2018