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Mexican ingenuity: the viral photo of Sanders with wool gloves is already a piñata

The picture of the Democrat Bernie Sanders carrying wool gloves, which went viral after the inauguration of President Joe Biden, is the novelty in a piñata workshop in the Mexican state of Tamaulipas, on the border with the United States.

The doll recreates the veteran American politician with a parka and masks, and to make it extra trustworthy to the unique photo they sit him on a chair, with his legs crossed, in entrance of the conventional Ramírez piñatería, in the metropolis of Reynosa (north).

Its creator is the craftsman Dalton Ávalos, who builds the 1.10 meter tall determine with wire and cardboard and added glasses and a plaid scarf.

“We took it the day earlier than (…) and other people have reacted to it, they appreciated it, and never a lot to hit it, however to have it as an decoration, to have pictures with it, to have it in a place to show it,” says Ávalos to ..

Viral photo of Sanders wearing wool gloves inspires Mexican piñata

Viral photo of Sanders carrying wool gloves evokes Mexican piñata

Piñatas are a conventional ingredient of Mexican events, comparable to birthdays, the place blindfolded attendees beat them till their loot, normally sweet and fruit, drops.

Ávalos says that the concept of ​​making a piñata impressed by the 79-year-old congressman got here to him after the wave of memes that flooded social networks with the picture, captured by . photographer Brendan Smialowski.

Its preparation takes a day and costs fluctuate between 40 and 75 {dollars}.

“We’re in the course of of making 5 to 6 piñatas of him as a result of persons are asking for it,” he says.

(Photo: Facebook / Piñatería Ramírez) (Photo: Fb / Piñatería Ramírez)

The photo of the left-wing legislator, a two-time presidential candidate, has been very profitable in charity gross sales in the United States.

Sanders introduced final Wednesday that he had raised $ 1.eight million for charity by means of the advertising and marketing of gadgets bearing his picture at the presidential inauguration.

With data from .


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