European Union ambassador Gordon Sondland delivered the smirk to end all smirks amid Wednesday’s public hearing in the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, causing social media to make him a meme.
After Matt McCain snapped the following image of Sondland for the Washington Post, the photograph quickly made the rounds on Twitter:
The photograph surfaced not long after Sondland delivered a devastating opening statement that indicated that “everyone” knew “Trump’s desires and requirements” on Ukraine.
“We followed the president’s orders,” he said, before adding that there was in fact a “quid pro quo” at play.
Sondland’s smirk launched, respectively, a thousand memes, and we’ve collected a handful of the best ones: