Everything was teed up as LL Cool J introduced the POTUS and FLOTUS during the tree lighting ceremony on the Ellipse, south of the White House: music, crowd, tree – but where was Joe?
“It is my tremendous honor to welcome our literal hosts – the actual hosts – of this very American celebration: President Biden and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden,” Cool J said from the stage.
The music played for 2 minutes then the crowd went quiet and the music stopped. LL Cool J had to make the save, reintroducing the President again.
Watch the clip below: