You don’t see this very often in Washington D.C.!
Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT) has been nominated by Donald J. Trump to be the new Secretary of the Interior. And at his Senate confirmation hearing, Rep. Zinke wore something unusual: socks with Our Lady of Guadalupe imprinted on them.
This tidbit was spotted by Melina Mara, national political staff photographer at The Washington Post, and posted on her Instagram account.
Here’s her post:
This is particular interesting since Rep. Zinke’s religion is listed by Pew Forum as being Lutheran, not Catholic.
Given that fact, it’s not clear whether Our Lady of Guadalupe has a religious significance for him or not. Maybe he just liked the way it looked, who knows!
Here’s what Rep Zinke’s looks like if you don’t know who he is:
[See also: The Supernatural Case for Catholicism]