Vice President Mike Pence — and much of what happened at Wednesday night’s vice-presidential debate — were overshadowed when a fly landed on the VP’s head and stayed there for a comically long time. The Fly and #Flygate were launched into instant social media stardom.
It didn’t take long for the buzz to build over Pence’s guest, as journalists gave a breathless and uncomfortable blow-by-blow during the tense two minutes the fly perched on the VP’s noggin.
A black fly or bug of some sort has landed on the vice president’s snow-white hair
— Emily Ngo (@emilyngo) October 8, 2020
That fly really isn’t budging, is it? https://t.co/b4E98RM9cp
— Jeremy Diamond (@JDiamond1) October 8, 2020Read more…