WATCH: President Obama Reveals His 1970s Thrift Store Style

President Obama made a wholly mesmerizing and seriously charming appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Tuesday, where he wore a perfectly fitted suit worthy of an Abercrombie & Fitch protest. And while the pair discussed everything from SportsCenter to student loan insurance rates, our favorite part of the segment came when Fallon pulled out a Time Warp-worthy photo of Obama from his college days at Columbia.

Here’s a close-up:

“I’m a little concerned about what you’ve got there…” Obama laughed, before walking the host through the details of his look. “I want you to notice the afro. And then there’s, I guess, fur on the jacket, on my collar. My guess is that this was a Goodwill purchase.”

And there you have it: even the President goes thrifting.

And for those of you who missed the episode, we’ve got a full rundown of it below:

Part 1, in which Obama admits what it’s really like to live with three women in the White House:

Part 2, in which Obama shares his most embarrassing presidential moment:

Part 3, in which Obama reveals his thrift store steez:

Part 4, in which Obama stresses the importance of higher education:

Part 5, in which Obama answers Twitter questions like, “Are you going to legalize weed or not?”:

Part 6, in which Obama answers more Twitter questions:

And finally, part 7, in which President Obama slow jams the news:

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