Former President George H.W. Bush visited the White House on Monday to team up with President Obama at a ceremony to honor the Points of Light volunteer program, which Bush started in 1989.

The big question, however, was what kind of socks would the president choose for the occasion? Poppy Bush's flamboyant footwear has become something of an Internet sensation in recent months (for example, check out these Superman socks he wore on his birthday last month and this pink pair from the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library in April).

So did he deliver? You be the judge:


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