An unexpected visitor took the debate stage. For two minutes, a fly landed on Vice President Mike Pence's head and made itself at home. This iconic moment left the whole nation in shock as the fly made a big impression! Despite discussing many important topics, the fly was one of the main takeaways from the evening.
Twitter had an outpour of memes and accounts dedicated to the fly.
There are already MORE THAN A HUNDRED "Fly on Mike Pence's head" Twitter accounts. https://t.co/KrVmcONHsT— Angus Johnston (@Angus Johnston)1602124265.0
wait do i have covid now— Mike Pence's Fly 🏳️🌈 (@Mike Pence's Fly 🏳️🌈)1602125384.0
I love poop.— Mike Pence's Fly 🏳️🌈 (@Mike Pence's Fly 🏳️🌈)1602124748.0
I sent the fly. Tell Pence. I want him to know it was me. https://t.co/J8qlzr8b8j— Lana Del Gay 🏳️🌈👻✨ (@Lana Del Gay 🏳️🌈👻✨)1602125759.0
That Fly and Claudia Conway are saving America #VPDebate— Annie Segal (@Annie Segal)1602123603.0
📈 Trending on our site for quite possibly the first time: 'fly' #VPDebate— Merriam-Webster (@Merriam-Webster)1602123932.0
The fly arrived right when the Vice President denied the existence of systemic racism. That is all. #VPDebate https://t.co/49P0AdSrpt— Jan Schakowsky (@Jan Schakowsky)1602124858.0
Kamala/Fly 2024— Jeff Tiedrich (@Jeff Tiedrich)1602124558.0
Kamala Harris wiped the floor with Mike Pence and there is really no question about that. He didn't answer a single… https://t.co/BYSqIoj8MJ— Jill Filipovic (@Jill Filipovic)1602124780.0
so... i'm gonna be a fly for halloween— Liza Koshy (@Liza Koshy)1602124518.0
Soon after the most talked about moment of the night, Vice President Joe Biden announced there is a "Truth Over Flies Fly Swatter" that you can purchase from his website. The item immediately sold out after the announcement with many fans joining in on the laughter.