The claim: Image shows Barack Obama pointing at a satanic symbol
A Facebook post claims to show former President Barak Obama pointing and laughing at a satanic symbol.
The image shared, which received almost 500 reactions within 24 hours, depicts Obama in a gray suit smiling while pointing to a framed black and white image.
The image on the wall shows a pentagram, an inverted five-pointed star that has been used for years as a satanic symbol.
“Pay attention to what he’s pointing at??” the post reads.
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But the image has been altered.
Obama’s image was digitally added to the picture to promote a new collection of art prints at a Texas gallery several years ago, according to the gallery owner.
USA TODAY reached out to the poster for comment.
Image created in 2016
The image posted on Facebook has a watermark…