He got the mittens, according to the Washington Post, from Jen Ellis, a second-grade teacher in Vermont. As a side hustle, Ellis and a partner began making mittens years ago and sent Bernie a pair of them one fine day but it wasn’t the end of the story!
When a gazillion photos were taken at the inauguration, everyone’s attention was captured by one: Bernie Sanders looking cold and casual, sitting in the stands, and social distancing from others.
It was a mood that we can all relate to when we stood out from the crowd by sitting down. And his mood was translated into memes in a couple of hours and, of course, we shortlisted some of them for you.
Can you hurry up a bit mom!!!
waiting for my mom to finish shopping pic.twitter.com/RBIbfOhNGB— Karen Chee (@karencheee) January 20, 2021
“This could’ve been an email” pic.twitter.com/kn68z6eDhY— Ashley K. (@AshleyKSmalls) January 20, 2021
Sanders could have played the role better for Bran Stark, too bad…
NOT BERNIE SANDERS STARK??!!— Jessica Fyre 💫 (@TheJessieWoo) January 21, 2021
It’s like they don’t even know that we are in a Global Pandemic!!!
me staying safe and social distancing while watching people at bars and vacations on their IG stories pic.twitter.com/bJbpDSpp2q— Kassie Epstein 🏟 (@kassieepstein) January 20, 2021
Unfortunately, we can’t go to concerts with this pandemic on the loose.
why is bernie what i used to look like queuing for concerts in winter ?? pic.twitter.com/zLxTmtQDiy— madelyn rae (@Madelyn_Rae_) January 20, 2021