Social media erupts after Joe Biden projected winner of presidential election

Twitter outages reported nationally
Posted at 1:11 PM, Nov 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-07 13:32:51-05

Shortly after the AP projected Joe Biden as the winner of the 2020 presidential election, social media erupted with #BidenHarris2020 and other related election hashtags trending.

From tweets from Biden himself and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris:

To the general public expressing congratulations and showing celebrations in New York City:

And there were of course a fair share of dad jokes: