So long, old friend.
Though he will continue to live in Washington, the outgoing POTUS is leaving town with his family for a vacation in Palm Springs, California.
Before boarding his last flight on the military aircraft that transports presidents, the affable politician gave brief farewell remarks to his staff and supporters at Joint Base Andrews.
The former (ugh) Commander in Chief started his final farewell by cracking a classic Obama-style joke about his long goodbye tour, quipping:
"Michelle and I have really been milking this goodbye thing."
And we don't regret one second of it! Obama continued his short speech by praising the American people, saying: