This photo of President Enrique Pena Nieto running a 10-kilometer road race in Mexico City, Mexico, on Aug. 15, 2015, set off a storm on social media. Some internet users looked closely at his socks and decided that he'd put them on backward, with the heel portion on top. Pena Nieto set them straight on Twitter on Aug. 18, posting a photo of his Under Armour socks showing that the grayish colored portion is not the heel.
This photo of President Enrique Pena Nieto running a 10-kilometer road race in Mexico City, Mexico, on Aug. 15, 2015, set off a storm on social media. Some internet users looked closely at his socks and decided that he'd put them on backward, with the heel portion on top. Pena Nieto set them straight on Twitter on Aug. 18, posting a photo of his Under Armour socks showing that the grayish colored portion is not the heel. Mexico Presidential Press Office
This photo of President Enrique Pena Nieto running a 10-kilometer road race in Mexico City, Mexico, on Aug. 15, 2015, set off a storm on social media. Some internet users looked closely at his socks and decided that he'd put them on backward, with the heel portion on top. Pena Nieto set them straight on Twitter on Aug. 18, posting a photo of his Under Armour socks showing that the grayish colored portion is not the heel. Mexico Presidential Press Office

Critics sock it to Mexican president over ‘Sockgate’

August 19, 2015 05:42 PM

UPDATED August 19, 2015 05:56 PM

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