Breaking news out of D.C. where we’re learning that Vice President Kamala Harris has tested positive for Covid:

From the VP’s office:

Today, Vice President Harris tested positive for COVID-19 on rapid and PCR tests. She has exhibited no symptoms, will isolate and continue to work from the Vice President’s residence. She has not been a close contact to the President or First Lady due to their respective recent travel schedules. She will follow CDC guidelines and the advice of her physicians. The Vice President will return to the White House when she tests negative.

But what’s funny right now is how CNN’s MJ Lee rephrased that third sentence, changing it from “She has not been a close contact to the President or First Lady due to their respective recent travel schedules” to “She is not considered a close contact of President Biden” which sounds like the two aren’t on good terms:

“Damn that’s cold”:

It’s the “meanest” and also the *best* tweet right now:

Were the two of them ever close?

It’s like an episode from HBO’s “Veep”:

We can picture it now:

“This is obvious,” tweeted GOP Rep. Andy Biggs:

And have fun on your first day in the briefing room, Ashish Jha:

We will also point out that this means Vice President Harris won’t be on hand to break any ties:

And two other Dem Senators have also tested positive:

Your move, Cocaine Mitch. RECLAIM THE SENATE.

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