In the words of Chicago native Chance The Rapper and the cast of Saturday Night Live: "Please come back, Barack!"
It has been just shy of a year since the Obamas left the White House and became normal citizens. Ever since that sad January day, Barack Obama has been mostly M.I.A., but when he does resurface on social media, in paparazzo shots, or at speaking engagements, he looks happier than he has ever been.
2017 has not been great for the country at-large, but for everyone named Barack Obama, it looks like it has been pretty sweet. Peep the gallery to see some of the former-president's greatest moments.