An unexpected outcome of President Joe Biden’s inauguration last month was the rise of a new meme.
You’ve definitely seen it: Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders sitting cross-legged in a folding chair, looking slightly disgruntled but also incredibly warm in a puffy coat and woolen mittens.
Sanders got his pair from Jen Ellis, a school teacher in his home state. The internet went crazy over them.
“Well, I thought it was really funny. I won’t lie, for being a businesswoman, I thought it was a great business opportunity," said Claudette Barber, of Claudette’s Traveling Boutique in Soldotna.