US President Barack Obama surprised his bestie and Vice-President, Joe Biden, with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony yesterday. Obama said: “This also gives the internet one last chance to talk about our bromance” before turning serious and eulogising his Veep.

When Obama announced the honour, a shocked Biden had to turn his back to hide his tears (not that it did much good, as he cried through pretty much the rest of the ceremony).

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Peter Fray

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