The “Pence Porn Star” meme sure was fun while it lasted — potentially exposing the virulently homophobic vice president-elect’s once secret life as a young buck in the gay porn industry — but it’s not even close to true.
Luis Macias spotted the photo, noticed the resemblance and shared his find with his Facebook friends:
That in turn was shared more than 21,000 times, sending the photo viral.
Patton appears to have had quite a career in his youth.
But as BuzzFeed reported, Pence’s past clearly does not include being blonde: