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Look: NBA Star's Bernie Sanders Tweet Is Going Viral

Bernie Sanders goes viral at the inauguration.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., arrives for the the 59th inaugural ceremony on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. During today's inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. (Photo by Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images)

Wednesday's inauguration was about Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, but it was Bernie Sanders who went viral on social media.

The 79-year-old U.S. senator went viral on social media on Wednesday afternoon, becoming a meme for his look at the inauguration outside of the U.S. Capitol.

A photo of Sanders, rocking a green parka coat and multi-colored mittens, went viral on Twitter on Wednesday. Sanders was sitting alone with his arms folded and his legs crossed as he gave off "I'm here but this isn't the only thing I have to do today" vibes.

The New York Times even wrote a story about Sanders becoming a viral meme.

The sports world got in on the meme fun, too. Cleveland Cavaliers big man Andre Drummond posted his own photoshop following his team's double-overtime win over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night. "S/o to Bernie for hanging tight through 2 OT’s #dedication," Drummond tweeted on Wednesday night. 

The Cavs beat the Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving-led Brooklyn Nets, 147-135, on Wednesday night.

Drummond had 13 points, seven rebounds and three assists in the big win. The Cavs improved to 7-7 on the season with the win.