On Wednesday, Jan. 20, Joe Biden officially became the 46th President Of The United States. Naturally, the internet took the historic inauguration ceremony as an opportunity to create a slew of entertaining memes for the whole world to enjoy.
Joe Biden’s inauguration was quite eventful in a number of ways. However, there were some key moments throughout the ceremony that caught the internet’s attention. One of the earliest memes to emerge on Wednesday was all thanks to Senator Bernie Sanders.
Sanders showed up to the ceremony wrapped up in his winter best and a protective face mask while he socially distanced from those around him. However, the first photos of Sanders at the inauguration truly inspired some of the best tweets, memes and trends on social media.
I wanna be Michelle Obama but I know I’m a Bernie Sanders pic.twitter.com/eHNgvEzAW6
— keesh (@keshiaerica) January 20, 2021
— Lamang (@lamangayidova) January 20, 2021
Bernie dressed like the inauguration is on his to do list today but ain’t his whole day. pic.twitter.com/wCRyoxU3V2
— Reeezy (@MsReeezy) January 20, 2021
everything is fine. pic.twitter.com/r6LVukG46Y
— jetty bones (@jettybones) January 20, 2021
— PUP (@puptheband) January 20, 2021
YES, BERNIE SANDERS WITH A STEEL CHAIR pic.twitter.com/kaJmKpOFO2
— OLD ROLA (@rolandoando_) January 20, 2021
bernie sanders watches as jason derulo falls down the stairs at the inauguration! pic.twitter.com/fOdPwuhgGY
— hanna (@vinylcampus) January 20, 2021
— Ian Cohen (@en_cohen) January 20, 2021
Lady Gaga sang the national anthem during the inauguration ceremony. However, it was her outfit that truly stole the internet’s attention, especially for Hunger Games fans. Both “Lady Gaga” and “The Hunger Games” began trending on Twitter on Wednesday.
Ladies and gentlemen welcome to the 1st Hunger Games pic.twitter.com/QhBxozb38h
— Orenji (@MunchingOrange) January 20, 2021
Gaga looks like she’s about to announce the 74th annual Hunger Games pic.twitter.com/03axswOTQS
— Jess 🍂 (@worldreads) January 20, 2021
Let the hunger games begin pic.twitter.com/nHr1nFENDp
— The Daily Wire (@realDailyWire) January 20, 2021
A versatile queen.
From Star Wars to Hunger Games. We stan our Lady Gaga pic.twitter.com/0SYcaCqqVK
— Lana Del Gay 🏳️🌈👻✨ (@McClellandShane) January 20, 2021
katniss everdeen arriving to the capitol in hunger games: mockingjay (2014) pic.twitter.com/05KtvSCSvK
— jon. (@barbiecIit) January 20, 2021
Many onlookers are comparing Lady Gaga’s large brooch to the Mockingjay symbol shown throughout the films. However, Lady Gaga shared that the accessory is actually of a dove which represents peace.
A dove carrying an olive branch. May we all make peace with each other. pic.twitter.com/NGbgKM9XiC
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) January 20, 2021
Michelle Obama, Jill Biden and Kamala Harris also caught the internet’s attention for an interesting reason. All three wore bright and colorful outfits for the special day which Jonas Brothers fans quickly recognized.
the jonas brothers… 2.0 pic.twitter.com/kmNmuOIAbs
— G E O R G I A (@jobros_g) January 20, 2021
— Daily Nick Jonas (@DailyNickJonas) January 20, 2021
Finally some news! The Jonas Brothers attended the inauguration event for Biden’s presidency and as you can see they wore their Happiness Begins Tour outfits. We love to see it! #Inauguration2021 pic.twitter.com/FQmosADKd1
— joe jonas pics (@archivejoej) January 20, 2021
Along with Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez also performed for Joe Biden’s inauguration. She began trending on Twitter after she threw in some lyrics from her song “Let’s Get Loud” during her mashup of “This Land Is Your Land” and “America The Beautiful.”
Watch Jennifer Lopez’s stunning mash up of ‘This Land Is Your Land’ and ‘America the Beautiful’ — with a little ‘Let’s Get Loud’ thrown in for good measure 🎵 pic.twitter.com/YoUYxxf4SO
— NowThis (@nowthisnews) January 20, 2021
My cat when JLo broke into “Let’s get Loud” 😂 pic.twitter.com/HemrhcnFGU
— Sarah Kaplan (@sarahkaplan48) January 20, 2021
DID JENNIFER LOPEZ JUST SING “LETS GET LOUD” IN THE MIDDLE OF AMERICA, THE BEAUTIFUL
— Logan Angelo (@LoganMAngelo) January 20, 2021
when @JLo slipped a “Lets Get Loud” into “America The Beautiful”, I felt that
— vic (@vic_shmik) January 20, 2021
— Chelsi Straughn (@cstraughn) January 20, 2021
What was your favorite moment from Joe Biden’s inauguration? Which meme from the ceremony has been your favorite so far? Let us know in the comments below.