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Did the @WhiteHouse just troll the Internet?

President Barack Obama
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President Barack Obama

Twitter lit up shortly before Tuesday's State of the Union address when the official @WhiteHouse account shared a photo featuring a tan suit belonging to President Obama, along with the hashtag #YesWeTan.

Would the leader of the free world address the nation on a cold January 20th in a tan summer suit? Is the @WhiteHouse merely trolling Americans awaiting the big speech? The Internet was abuzz with questions.

Here is how it played out.