A Fly On Pence’s Head During VP Debate Stole The Show
Vice President Mike Pence appeared unbothered as a fly landed and perched upon his head for two minutes and three seconds during the vice presidential debate on Tuesday.
— CBS News (@CBSNews) October 8, 2020
As the two vice presidential candidates went back and forth, the fly quickly became a Twitter sensation, with some even joking its performance was better than the candidates’.
FINAL VP DEBATE RANKINGS
1. Kamala Harris
2. The fly
3. Mike Pence pic.twitter.com/HybQZ2aCZD
— Greg Olear (@gregolear) October 8, 2020
Fly gets 15 seconds, no interruptions. Those are the rules.
— Rafi Schwartz (@TheJewishDream) October 8, 2020
Democratic nominee Joe Biden even got in on the joke, tweeting a photo of him with an actual fly swatter and asking for donations to the “campaign fly.”
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) October 8, 2020