The unlikely duo of United States president Barack Obama and Tonga's flag bearer took centre stage during the Rio 2016 opening ceremony.
President Obama sent his well wishes to Team USA, while Pita Taufatofua stole the show during the parade of nations.
They were among several social media highlights.
But there were no such question marks over Tonga and Taufatofua, whose oily entrance created waves.
-- AUS Olympic Team (@AUSOlympicTeam) August 6, 2016