Have you ever had to be somewhere with a group of people you couldn’t stand? Of course you have. But did you have to do it with a million plus people watching, parsing your every facial expression?
Well, that was the case for the living presidents and their first ladies, who all attended George H.W. Bush’s funeral in Washington, D.C. today.
While most of the living presidents club of George Bush, Barack Obama, Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton seem friendly at events when they have to be together, none of them like President Trump or seem to have much of a relationship with Melania Trump.
Yet all of them had to sit together at Bush’s funeral today and social media enjoyed it to the fullest. It was real-life reality TV drama.
Here are the funniest reactions to the most awkward pairing of people since maybe Aretha Franklin’s funeral.
First, the Obamas showed grace and the Clintons paid the Trumps dust.
Donald Trump and Barack Obama shake hands as they join world leaders and past presidents for #GeorgeHWBushFuneral
— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) December 5, 2018
And despite the seriousness of the day, George Bush found time to give his buddy (crush) a treat.
— Entertainment Tonight (@etnow) December 5, 2018
Their expressions speak volumes.
— Frederick Joseph (@FredTJoseph) December 5, 2018
Raise your hand if you’ve been there.
— Neem’s Themes (@NeemsThemes) December 5, 2018
Reason #345789 why Michelle Obama is our forever FLOTUS
— The Modern Kingfish (@ModernKingfish) December 5, 2018
Ha! But so valid.
— Stephanie Sidley (@StephanieSidley) December 5, 2018
Some people just know how to kill a vibe.
Before (Trump arrived) ….and After… pic.twitter.com/Mu589CzhVU
— George Odo (@OdoGeorge) December 5, 2018
LMAO especially at Jimmy Carter…
— Zach K-man (@sportzak) December 5, 2018
C’mon lip readers do your thing!
I AM NOT CRYING. YOU ARE.
— Angie (@angiedam2) December 5, 2018
— Sue Ryan (@sueryan) December 5, 2018
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