ATTENTION, INTERNET: Joe Biden has a favorite Obama bromance meme.
With literally thousands to choose from, the former vice president and America’s actual sweetheart Joe Biden has made an official selection of his favorite meme with his BFF(AE), America’s other actual sweetheart Barack Obama.
Biden’s daughter Ashley told Moneyish that she introduced her dad to the Internet’s storm of memes about he and Obama’s friendship and that, upon the discovery, he “sat there for an hour and laughed.” (This could not…
Joe Biden is leaving office, and with him go the Biden memes.
The internet, predictably, is already mourning. Even President Obama acknowledged the end of an era as he presented Biden with the Presidential Medal of Freedom last week. “This … gives the internet one last chance to talk about our bromance,” he said. (It took that chance, heartily.)
From now till 2020, can we keep Joe Biden memes alive to make me not cry?
It’s not difficult to guess why the internet will take this loss so hard. First, and perhaps most depressingly, there’s no clear replacement: policy aside, it’s nearly impossible to imagine vice president-elect Mike Pence eating ice cream, laughing or enjoying anything.
Therein lies Biden’s appeal as a public figure: he is a serious, veteran leader who also enjoys life. Eats a sh*t-ton of ice cream. Does not eat that ice cream delicately.
And that means he’s highly meme-able.
Biden became perfect foil for President Obama, a man so poised he often seems…