WASHINGTON — Although the @POTUS Twitter account changed hands from Barack Obama to Donald Trump a minute after noon on Friday, Obama’s presence lingered for about an hour longer.
The Twitter header image on the unveiled account showed a crowd at an inauguration waving American flags.
That image is a photo Getty Images photo taken at Obama’s inauguration in 2009. It was taken by photographer Carter Dayne, who made it available as a stock photo.
An hour later, the background image was changed.