07/14/2010 10:29 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

45 Photos Of Politicians And Their Ice Cream

Man's nearly universal fondness for ice cream has made it a staple for politicians of all stripes -- and nations -- on the campaign trail and in their everyday appetite for an easy photo-op. From uncomfortably orchestrated visits for the cameras to genuine and spontaneous ice cream indulgences, here are 45 photos we've dug up of politicians and their frosty treats.