Once again the politician who decided to sit out the presidential election is getting all the social media love.
In a year filled with constant shade being thrown via the twitter accounts of presidential hopefuls, the latest tweet from the veep is just what we needed: uplifting.
Meanwhile Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton inexplicably snubbed the commander-in-chief, with no birthday tweet at all. Maybe she ought to delete her account.
Joe Biden's birthday tweet to his boss featured the friendship bracelets Obama made for him in this video.
Happy 55th, Barack! A brother to me, a best friend forever. pic.twitter.com/uNsxouTKOO— Vice President Biden (@VP) August 4, 2016
And obviously, the world had something to say.
Joe Biden has been working on a total of 2 projects over the past 8 years: A cure for Miller Lite hangovers and this pic.twitter.com/XagQ9UTU0s— Tim Young (@TimRunsHisMouth) August 4, 2016
*Biden pumps his fist; deletes 6 months' worth of YouTube friendship bracelet making videos from his phone* pic.twitter.com/Cg7Z0zExW8— Kashana (@kashanacauley) August 4, 2016
A friend of mine at the White House sent me this exclusive picture of Obama’s last gift to Joe Biden pic.twitter.com/N7sajGv0e9— Cameron Gray (@Cameron_Gray) August 4, 2016
Who knew Joe Biden was so up on his memes. pic.twitter.com/GMOJSKGWEP— Madison M. K. (@4evrmalone) August 4, 2016
Like Biden is like "DAMN IT GENERAL! Not now! Im almost done and Barack's birthday is tomorrow!"— chaps (@UncleChaps) August 4, 2016
"But we can stop them."
"GET OUT PLEASE!"
we don’t deserve dogs and we don’t deserve joe biden— Sami Main (@samimain) August 4, 2016
It's that playful sense of childlike wonder that makes Joe Biden such an inspiration to small girls everywhere. https://t.co/mQMjUOEeq2— Ben Shapiro (@benshapiro) August 4, 2016
Honorary mention: the First Lady's sentimental tweet.
55 years young and that smile still gets me every single day. Happy birthday, Barack. I love you. -mo pic.twitter.com/RbrZ7YTyc8— The First Lady (@FLOTUS) August 4, 2016
As for the Republican nominee Donald Trump, he did manage to send a birthday tweet of his own.
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