By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Bernie Sanders’ Inaugural Day outfit is going viral.READ MORE: Therapy Horses Give Baldwin High School Teachers A Much-Needed Break
A photo of the Vermont senator sitting in a folding chair wearing mittens knitted for him by a teacher two years ago turned into a meme, with Pittsburghers getting in on the fun too.
I am once again asking you to wear a mask. pic.twitter.com/WCd3793BIO
— Robert Morris University (@RMU) January 21, 2021
Good morning to whoever the Pittsburgher is that created this. pic.twitter.com/d1KwJlR8GLREAD MORE: Tax Refund Delays Likely To Grow As Filing Deadline Nears
— Alexis Johnson (@alexisjreports) January 21, 2021
WHY DIDN'T I THINK OF THIS YESTERDAY? pic.twitter.com/rjVm6ez5Pd
— Mike Pound (@MikePoundPG) January 21, 2021
— Ian Smith (@ismithKDKA) January 21, 2021
The picture even sparked an entire website, “Put Bernie Anywhere.”MORE NEWS: BikePGH Launching New Series Called Bike Anywhere Week
Created by college student Nick Sawhney, the site uses Google Maps to put the senator at any location: Heinz Field, PNC Park, Kennywood — you name it.