Senator Bernie Sanders went viral for his choice of attire and pose at the inauguration and now we are hearing the Vermont senator react to the hoopla. Sanders said he wasn’t aware that his photo would become the meme of the day remarking, “I was just sitting there trying to keep warm, trying to pay attention to what was going on.” He told Seth Meyers that he has now seen the memes which isn’t surprising since they have been unavoidable over the last day or so. CNN put together some of the best.
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Watch what Sanders told Seth Meyers about this and also (more importantly) what he said about the new administration.