That time Obama shook hands with a man wearing a horse mask

"Bear," meet "horse."

Some political photos just need to be shared with the masses.

But the horse mask is no stranger to Washington.

Here's the legendary moment captured during Hurricane/Tropical Storm Sandy in 2012:

(h/t David Nakamura)

President Obama visited Denver on the first leg of a three-day trip to tout economic gains, fundraise and meet with ordinary citizens. Here are some thing to do in Denver when you're president. (Tom LeGro and Natalie Jennings/The Washington Post)

 

Aaron Blake covers national politics and writes regularly for The Fix.
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