According to the White House, President Biden has agreed to meet with Vladimir Putin as long as Russia had held off any invasion of Ukraine:
White House statement on Biden accepting a Putin meeting — as long as Russia doesn’t invade. pic.twitter.com/qhsslCOoth
— Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) February 21, 2022
To show the seriousness of the moment, the White House released a photo of Biden meeting with the National Security Council:
Today, President Biden convened a meeting of the National Security Council to discuss the latest developments regarding Russia’s military buildup on the borders of Ukraine. pic.twitter.com/v3EKIj9PRb
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) February 20, 2022
Considering the gravity of the situation, people had questions and comments about the picture the White House circulated…
Why are all the name plate turned toward the camera? https://t.co/j934J0h0Gx
— Keith Hartwig (@txkahart) February 21, 2022
Yeah, that’s, er… interesting.
— Stanley McTroysney 🇺🇸 🦅🗽 (@StanleyofTroy) February 21, 2022
“Put on your masks and turn your name plates toward the camera.”
— 🌵Del Paxton’s Piano 🌵 (@Mark_Derr) February 21, 2022
I bet as soon as they got the group photo the masks came off
— Generic random person (@TheOxyCon) February 21, 2022
That’s very likely.
Why is Yellen in the act of taking notes? The entire photo is so staged it’s embarrassing !
— Jose J Nunez Jr🇺🇸 (@JoseJNunezJr) February 21, 2022
Good thing they turned all the name stands towards the camera so everyone gets credit https://t.co/uzahIgJhCc
— Patrick Donahue (@pdonahueracing) February 21, 2022
Look at this masked clown show.
-White Rage Milley
-Spied-on-Trump Jake Sullivan
-Raytheon’s own Lloyd Austin
God help us… https://t.co/LATKhiOQ9d
— Steve Cortes (@CortesSteve) February 21, 2022
Masks for the triple vaxxed!
— Peter C Garlitz (@petgarsar) February 21, 2022
Apparently there’s no crisis so dire that it can cause a suspension of the mask theater.