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This Photo Of Ivanka Trump Avoiding A Hug From A Senator Will Make You Very Uncomfortable

"Don't hug me." -Ivanka Trump.

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On Tuesday, Ivanka Trump — a top aide and daughter to the president — went to the Capitol to discuss parental leave with lawmakers. Sen. Marco Rubio attempted to greet her, and this happened.

Naturally, people immediately began to troll the photo.

Can you. Do you mind if I? Just a little. Okay. Here's. Are you okay with this? I just wanted to. Hi. Can I? Do you? https://t.co/ORVzdX3DF3

They said it was a bit robotic, to say the least.

Love to engage in that famous human show of affection, the hug https://t.co/xTyqOGtaia

Back off, dude!

Nothing about @IvankaTrump's body language invites this hug from @marcorubio.

No no no.

"i retweeted you this morning" "yes, i know" "let's hug" "don't" https://t.co/xpEs4wAfWf

Awk awk awk.

*Rubio after waiting for two hours behind the pillar "Wow, Ivanka, what a surprise. It's so good to see you again."

Others hearkened back to another recent horrible hug.

I knew Marco Rubio's hug looked familiar

And of course, Rubio's other awk moments. :(

Why was that #MarcoRubio / #IvankaTrump hug so awkward? I think we know.

Rubio has since addressed the ~controversy~, claiming the photo was just a bad angle.

New photo emerges providing more insight into alleged failed hug. (Faces blurred for security purposes)

Fake news! Marco is an excellent hugger... https://t.co/Dk7XXRQlX8

Stephanie McNeal is a social news editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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