Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders' return to Portland today included a surprise guest: A bird landed on his lectern at the Moda Center.
In fact, the bird appeared to be a sparrow. It was displayed on the Moda Center jumbotron, leading to a flurry of social media photos that will probably become memes by the time we finish this post.
UPDATE, 5:54 pm: Audubon Society of Portland conservation director Bob Sallinger says the bird is a house finch.
UPDATE, 3:40 pm: The memes have begun.
There's a GIF, and it's not unpleasant to watch.
We made this one: