The president and his “leading statesman” sat down this afternoon for a cozy lunch. As Twitchy reported, still photographers were allowed to witness the spectacle — for transparency’s sake, of course! But if this lunch was supposed to be about showcasing the bond between Obama and Biden, it appears to have come up short:

Just a couple of bros, broin’ out! In the most awkward way possible.

We’re guessing Biden had a much more satisfying conversation with the voices in his head.

Oh well … could’ve been worse:



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