Donald Trump and his team have whined and moaned since the campaign about fake news. It’s ironic, then, that they are resorting to promoting Trump’s brand with fake news at his own private members clubs.

(Talk about preaching to the converted!)

A framed copy of Time Magazine hangs on the wall of several Trump-owned clubs.  The problem? It’s a phony, just like Trump himself.

There was no March 1, 2009, issue of Time, and none of the issues from that year had Donald Trump on the cover. The closest issue to that date featured the actress Kate Winslet.

At left, the real issue of Time Magazine from March 2, 2009.  The phony cover is on the right.

This is not normal.

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