August 21, 2017
The 2017 solar eclipse, possibly the most anticipated event of the year, came and went on Monday with a heavy dose of excitement, wonder, fear and humor.
Society's gaze was fixed on the heavens, hopefully with NASA-approved glasses or a makeshift contraption, as the moon passed between the sun and large swath of observers here on earth. Philadelphia wasn't in the eclipse's path of totality, so we only experienced a partial eclipse here, as seen in dozens of photos shared on Twitter.
From around the world, buzz and jokes about the eclipse poured in on Twitter. Let's take a look at the best of what was shared on Monday (Read the Donald Trump-only edition here).
Gotta love Trump Rawdogging the eclipse pic.twitter.com/925GFZJ5OV— Big Cat (@BarstoolBigCat) August 21, 2017