And there you have the very first tweet from former President George H.W. Bush.

https://twitter.com/DorranceS/status/410527627623952384

Maybe when Bush starts tweeting photos of his amazing socks he’ll earn that “verified” blue check mark. Socks or not, plenty were happy to welcome the 41st president to Twitter.

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Update:

Even the White House is hoping for a sock of the day post.