In 2012, Shimon Peres became hip.
The then-Israeli president was 88 years old at the time, but not too old to shoot this music video asking people around the world to friend him on Facebook:
The video is playful, but Peres was dead serious. With his signature stone-faced expression, he imparted his words of advice to young people.
"Peace is needed. For your future. For your future. For your future," Peres said in the video, his words set to a dance beat.