It’s the end of an era:

https://twitter.com/IsaacDovere/status/479311327702568961

Sniff.

It just won’t be the same without him!

https://twitter.com/GoingBoeing97/status/479308884717236226

Let’s hope Josh Earnest proves to be a worthy successor:

Those are some pretty big tap shoes to fill.

But we have no doubt that Earnest is up to it.

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