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The most viral moment of Wednesday night'swas when a fly landed on Vice President Mike Pence's head, and now that can forever live on in your home in bobblehead form.
Yes, a bobblehead of the U.S. vice president, with a fly on his head, because this is 2020.
The Mike Pence Fly Bobblehead was unveiled Thursday by the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum, 170C S. First St., second floor, Milwaukee. It shows Pence in his debate-night suit, next to a plexiglass-like barrier, with a fly on his head.
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"Social media has been abuzz with talk of the fly at last night’s debate, and when we received several requests for a bobblehead with Pence and the fly, we knew we had to get to work," Phil Sklar, National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum co-founder and CEO, said in a press release. "We think this will be another fun bobblehead to put a smile on people’s faces as they look back at 2020."
The bobblehead is available to preorder for $25 plus a flat-rate shipping charge of $8 per order. The bobblehead is expected to ship in January 2021.
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The Pence bobblehead joins a growing lineup of 2020 bobbleheads including collectibles depicting Carole and Howard Baskin, doctors Anthony Fauci and Deborah Birx, and more.
Visit the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museumto order.
Jordyn Noennig covers pop culture and entertainment in Milwaukee. Follow her on Instagram. Find her on Twitter .
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