The world of politics can get a little toxic at times, but with the new administration, a little bit of whimsy is already creeping back into the online meme space.
The latest is thanks to a new unofficial Snapchat filter that takes an inauguration meme and lets you bring it to your own space through the Snapchat lens filter.
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Of all the political memes that surfaced during Wednesday’s inauguration, one of the most shared was former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders freezing while huddled in a chair at the open-air ceremony in Washington, DC. Of course, the internet had to turn it into the humorous meme machine. what the moment begged for.
Thanks to a quick-thinking Snapchatter, scanning the Snapcode below or visiting this link in the Snapchat app for iOS or Android now unlocks the “Little Bernie” filter, instantly wearing a bundled giant mitt, masked and version of Sanders in your own space.
The quickie filter, created by Canadian model Ame’lie Tremblay, may be simple, but it’s yet another example of how easy the process has become when it comes to creating augmented reality content through Lens Studio.
Sanders, who has often been the focus of light-hearted humor during the last few presidential campaigns, got close to the occupation of the White House itself last year, but for now, he’ll have to be happy to support his fellow Democrat while remaining blunt. -cooling winter temperatures. Perhaps the only thing missing from the Snapchat filter is the Larry David theme music, which often comes with a good Sanders meme.