The White House announced yesterday that they will be inviting Academy Award-winning, Pussy Posse-founding, bear-slaying American national treasure, Leonardo DiCaprio, to meet with President Obama next week to discuss climate change at the South by Southwest Festival. The October 3 meeting will be followed by a screening of DiCaprio’s new climate documentary Before the Flood. I don’t know if you knew this but our boy Leo is one of those hardcore environment freaks.
To announce the meeting, the White House posted a photo to their Twitter account that shows Obama and Leo chatting it up, presumably talking about one of their many common interests (?):
Naturally, the internet had a field day, and by field day, I mean they memed the everliving hell out of the moment: