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US President shares comical self-photograph; sends X into frenzy
- Web Desk
- Feb 12, 2024
In a surprising move that has set tongues wagging and social media feeds alight, the President of the United States has unleashed a comedic storm by sharing a comical selfie of himself.
The image depicts the ‘leader of the free world’ Joe Biden in some form of a cyclops imagery, with laser lights in place of his eyes and a hint of a smile flashing the front teeth.
The post, which quickly went viral across various online platforms, has sparked a frenzy of reactions from citizens across the country. Some have praised the President’s willingness to showcase his lighter side, hailing the snapshot as a refreshing departure from the usual political discourse. Others, however, have voiced concerns over the appropriateness of such antics from the highest office in the country.
Social media platforms have been flooded with memes, jokes, and commentary on the President’s controversial gesture trending worldwide. Memorable captions and Photoshop edits have only added to the amusement, as netizens embrace the rare moment of levity in the often tense political landscape.
Here are some examples:
While some critics have questioned the timing of the President’s post, coming amidst pressing domestic and international issues, including the Gaza conflict; his supporters argue that it serves as a reminder of the humanity behind the political facade.
Nevertheless, the comical snapshot has also reignited discussions surrounding the role of social media in modern politics, with analysts debating the implications of such content from leaders on platforms traditionally used for official announcements and diplomatic exchanges.