President Obama's favorite footstool: The famous Resolute desk

President Obama sparked a stir recently on social media by being photographed with his foot on the famous Resolute desk. A look at his time in the Oval Office shows the Resolute to be one of his favorite resting spots.

President Barack Obama sits on the edge of the Resolute Desk during a meeting in the Oval Office, Dec. 19, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

President Barack Obama sits on the edge of the Resolute Desk during a meeting in the Oval Office, Dec. 19, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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