John Boehner Bursts Into Tears While Standing Next to the Pope

CaptureIn a now-regular occurrence that no longer surprises anyone in Washington, Speaker John “Real Men Do Cry” Boehner burst into tears while standing next to Pope Francis on Thursday morning.

CNN captured the moment the tears started pouring out of the Ohio Republican’s eyes while he stood next to the pontiff on Capitol Hill.

Needless to say, many pondered whether or not the wet cheeks would happen beforehand:

When they did, the proverbial floodgates were opened:

Check out the clip below, via CNN:

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