Barack Obama and Joe Biden, as everyone knows, are the very definition of #FriendshipGoals. But what will life be like for them a week's time, when they're finally free of their executive responsibilities, living life on the "outside"?

The heart-swelling conclusion of beloved '90s prison drama The Shawshank Redemption may hold a clue. In this iconic scene—spoiler alert—Morgan Freeman's Ellis Boyd Redding breaks his parole to come find Tim Robbins' Andy Dufresne, who had dramatically escaped from unjust incarceration, in a small town on the Mexican coast. After years spent trying to maintain their dignity in hellish conditions, they are finally reunited as free men. Sound familiar?


The only question here is which one of them should get the Oscar. Ah, what the heck—they can just share it.