Mitt Romney is finally emerging from his post-election blackout period — he got a new job, did a Fox News interview, is giving a speech at CPAC, and on Tuesday, allowed himself to be photographed wearing a pointy blue birthday hat. "Happy 66th Dad. Can't beat a fluffernutter cupcake," Tagg Romney tweeted, posting the photo above.

Romney struggled to show his human side during the campaign. His son tweeted photos of him washing his clothes and eating Subway sandwiches. But it never really worked. Perhaps because Romney never showed the true joy you can see on his face as he eats a cupcake.