On Wednesday Joe Biden took the oath of office to become the 46th president, and the media was fast to confirm those who predicted the start of a long vacation for “journalism.”

Brit Hume spotted a couple of examples marking the beginning of a presidential honeymoon:

And we couldn’t be less surprised!

“Let’s see if it passes”?

Yeah, we’re not holding our breath either.

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