George W. Bush fights with rain poncho at inauguration, strikes internet gold

When it rains, it pours. This adage applies to both weather and viral photos of former U.S. presidents.

Former US President George W. Bush leaves after the Presidential Inauguration at the US Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Donald J. Trump became the 45th president of the United States today. (Photo by Saul Loeb - Pool/Getty Images)

Former US President George W. Bush leaves after the Presidential Inauguration at the US Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Donald J. Trump became the 45th president of the United States today. (Photo by Saul Loeb – Pool/Getty Images)

During Friday’s inauguration ceremony in Washington, D.C., former U.S. President (and Texas Gov.) George W. Bush stole the show from President Donald Trump for a brief, befuddled moment. It seems Bush got himself tangled in his rain poncho as he sat in the audience.

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If there’s one place you should avoid if you want to dodge photographers eager to capture your embarrassing moments, it’s the presidential inauguration.

The internet had reactions. Like … the entire internet.

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On a day rife with political polarization, it’s nice to know that the relatable struggle of man versus rain-proof garment can unite us all.

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