A picture of a woman riding a bicycle alongside US President Donald Trump’s motorcade, showing him the middle finger, has gone viral on social media platforms, with many cheering the unidentified woman for the ‘rude gesture’. According to reports, the woman was trailing the motorcade leaving from the Trump National Golf Club in Virginia on Saturday (October 28) as she made her way to next to the President’s car to show him the rude gesture.
Ever since the photo was tweeted out by news agency AFP, with the caption, “A woman on a bike gestures as the motorcade with US President Donald Trump departs Trump National Golf Course in Sterling, Virginia,” the photo itself has gone viral, with many librals actually celebrating the incident. Pool reporters apparently spotted the woman who was trying to get the POTUS’ attention.
A woman on a bike gestures as the motorcade with US President Donald Trump departs Trump National Golf Course in Sterling, Virginia pic.twitter.com/sPhxzAaqAZ
— AFP news agency (@AFP) 29 October 2017
Several journalists tweeted out the incident as well. “Motorcade “overtook a female cyclist… who responded by giving the middle finger… cyclist caught up, still offering the finger,” posted MSNBC’s Kyle Griffin, and VOA White House correspondent Steve Herman also shared a note documenting the incident.
Pool: Motorcade “overtook a female cyclist… who responded by giving the middle finger… cyclist caught up, still offering the finger.”
— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) 28 October 2017
I just saw this happen as we left the Trump golf course in Sterling, Virginia. pic.twitter.com/90OSrYPqJk
— Steve Herman (@W7VOA) 28 October 2017
middle fingers up https://t.co/Q5ranhGBwD
— ROSIE (@Rosie) 29 October 2017
— Tom LoBianco (@tomlobianco) 28 October 2017
The photo was then picked up by many on the micro-blogging platform, with many liberals cheering for her and even calling her a hero.
She is my new hero. Giving trump the finger as his motorcade goes by. ?? https://t.co/k9C2ltOkZG
— Jen???? (@corki4) 29 October 2017
— Ryan Carter (@RyaCart91) 29 October 2017
Here’s the actual photo of the woman who shared how she (& much of the nation) feel about Trump w/ her very American very middle finger. https://t.co/I8ljCPWMpU
— Nick Walden Poublon (@NWPinPDX) 29 October 2017
Woman gives Trump the middle finger on behalf of the US
Go girl! https://t.co/XiR4wpxIAY
— pinkbanana (@pinkban76914449) 29 October 2017
Americans are resisting in their own ways everyday.
This woman won today with her one finger salute to our Commander in Chief Donald Trump. pic.twitter.com/Fz6LCsg8Xi
— Red T Raccoon (@RedTRaccoon) 29 October 2017
Per WH pool report, Trump’s motorcade passed 3 people today:
-1 had an impeach sign
-1 gave him a thumbs down
-1 gave him the middle finger https://t.co/p6bIhRmxkC
— Caroline O. (@RVAwonk) 28 October 2017