WASHINGTON: Two youngsters dressed up as US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump and looking out eerily related joined a bunch of excited youngsters to pose with their real-life counterparts at a Halloween occasion on the White House.
The two children who selected to be Trump and Melania at Halloween this 12 months additionally posed with the president and his spouse however the White House administration skipped passing out the sweet at this 12 months’s festive celebration because the occasion was shrunk in gentle of the coronavirus pandemic.
The duo paused and posed for a number of minutes, with Trump saying “he likes the press,” earlier than the boy was pulled away by the woman to permit the road of youngsters to proceed strolling.
While a White House press launch had mentioned there have been “extra precautions” for “the health and safety of all guests”, neither Trump nor Melania wore a face masks on the occasion.
Costumed children — together with angels, pirates, astronauts, unicorns, witches, skeletons, cartoon characters, miniature, a child Winnie the Pooh, and dinosaurs — paraded in entrance of the American president and the First Lady, who waved at them in appreciation, as spooky music performed within the background.
The songs included Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” as nicely theme music from Game of Thrones and The Phantom of the Opera.
In line with the theme, the White House was lit up with an orange glow, a Halloween 2020′ signal on the entrance, and autumn-coloured leaves had been put up on the columns to additional underscore the temper. There had been, in fact, pumpkins, in addition to chrysanthemums.
According to the White House announcement, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the United States Air Force Strolling Strings, and the departments of agriculture, inside, labour, training, and transportation put up numerous festivities on the occasion.