After casually stopping by President Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday (Jan. 20), Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont set out on a tour of the universe — type of. 

OK, so the senator has not left Earth, however a viral photograph of him bundled up in a cumbersome coat and wool mittens on the inauguration has prompted area followers with photo-editing expertise to ship Sanders to the moon, Mars, the Worldwide Area Station, a black gap, and even the "Star Wars" and "Star Trek" universes.

Scroll down to take a look at a few of our favourite "out-of-this-world" #SitWithBernie memes from across the net. 

Sanders, a former presidential candidate who misplaced the Democratic nomination to Biden in 2020, stated throughout his marketing campaign that, if elected, he would publicly disclose any secret authorities details about UFOs. 

Whereas he hasn't publicly expressed curiosity in going to area himself, his marketing campaign web site states that he "helps NASA's mission and is mostly in favor of accelerating funding for NASA."

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