Bernie Sanders arrived at Wednesday’s inauguration ceremony as per usual. He’s known to dress a little frumpy on a good day. However, his latest fashion choice – a beige parka and a pair of very big mittens, drew a lot of sartorial attention. People were quick to praise him for his weather-sensible dressing choice. And we don’t blame him! It was a cold and windy Wednesday afternoon at Biden’s inauguration. Others praised him for going against the norm for his authentic ‘I’m-too-busy-doing-important-things-to-be-worrying-about-such-trivialities-as-clothes-and-hair’ approach. Others still took to the internet to do what they do best: generate memes.
Here are a few memes we thought were exceptionally good.
When you’re invited to a party, you’d…
— Triana🌊 (@trianat) January 20, 2021
Bernie yet again demonstrating how we’ve all felt at some point
“This could’ve been an email” pic.twitter.com/kn68z6eDhY
— Ashley K. (@AshleyKSmalls) January 20, 2021
Bugs Bunny or Bernie? Can you tell the difference?
bernie sanders looking like this atm pic.twitter.com/LsjUm6umhq
— anna (@mobiusonyeo) January 20, 2021
Bernie wondering when lunch will be served
— chelsea (@chelsealeite) January 20, 2021
This Instagram post nails what third-wheeling can feel like
Why does it feel like Bernie Sanders is an uncle to us all?
Your uncle Bernie stepped out to the bodega for a cream cheese and lox bagel and got trapped at an inauguration. pic.twitter.com/ffqHGCejhS
— Lester Kiewit (@lesterkk) January 20, 2021
This is Kayla Whiteduck’s favourite and it takes a twist on William Prince’s album cover
Even Jim Watson got in on the fun!
Welcome to Ottawa, Bernie! pic.twitter.com/w2QrwsDH6M
— Jim Watson (@JimWatsonOttawa) January 21, 2021