Recent developments don’t look great for the Obama administration, but even though he’s been out of office for a few years, he’s still got plenty of lapdogs willing to spit-shine his boots.

Take Vox’s Ian Millhiser, for example.

In light of all the “Obamagate” talk and now the revelations about the Obama administration officials who submitted unmasking requests for the identity of the person who turned out to be Michael Flynn, Millhiser thinks Obama could actually prove quite useful:

Because Lord knows the Age of Obama was scandal-free.

Bless his heart. Just bless it.

Maybe Obama could stick around and abolish the Senate while he’s in town.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.