At President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, there was a whole lot to take in. The socially distanced grouping of dignitaries, Kamala Harris’ swearing in as the first black woman Vice President and the strong words of Amanda Gorman, the youngest-ever inaugural poet. Not to forget Lady Gaga’s soaring rendition of the national anthem.
While Donald Trump’s defiant absence was the obvious elephant in the room; it was Bernie Sanders who stole the show on the internet. The iconic image of him seated, arms crossed, in a folding chair, at the 2021 presidential inauguration became meme gold.
These are some of our favourite memes.