Senator McConnell is pictured standing outside of the Senate Chamber on Thursday surrounded by reporters and photographers.
Everyone is managing to keep six feet away from each other, while also attempting to carry out their jobs.
The dramatic architecture and mosaic floor of the Capitol Building only adds to the surreal composition of the picture.
One Twitter user commented: “I’d like to commission this as a baroque painting.”
As one tweet succinctly put it: “An image for our time.”