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Bernie Sanders I-VT appeared to have stolen the show Single mature kind and Paterson gentleman social media thanks to his endearingly grandfather-like attire, including a disposable blue surgical mask, gray Burton winter coat and oversized brown mittens made from repurposed wool sweaters. The mittens, patterned and lined with fleece, were the main attraction, resembling a pair of oven mitts or perhaps two strangely colored paws.
The memes, of course, were abundant. We want to keep warm.
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Setting aside the practicality of his ensemble, however, the mittens in particular were no doubt more meaningful than Sanders was letting on. They were made by Jen Ellis, a year-old second grade teacher and craft hobbyist who lives in Essex Junction, Vt. She gave the mittens to Sanders as a gift five years ago, but has never met him, even though she is an admirer.
How did it feel to discover that her mittens had gone viral? Not an active social media user, Ellis was Looking for huge cocks living in Overland Park Kansas the process of figuring out how to log back into her Twitter so she could announce that, unfortunately, there was no product left in stock.
Despite the interest, Ellis had no plans to meet the demand.
Of course, she has her own personal supply of swittens, which have come in handy — no pun intended — during the pandemic, as she has been conducting classes in the woods beside her school. I put gift cards in them. We have bees, so I will usually put together a little bag of honey and mittens.
Ellis was inspired to give a pair to Sanders when he lost the Democratic presidential nomination in and wanted to lift his spirits. I gave them to Liza to give to him, just as a thank you.
The mittens' maker thinks all the memes about sanders wearing her clothing reflect vermonters' creativity and passion for protecting the environment
Sanders appears to have appreciated the gesture. He wore the mittens on the campaign trail in New Hampshire, during his second failed presidential bid this past cycle. As a teacher, I work with people from all walks of life, and I can see how a lot of people need more help and support. Some of the things that Bernie talks about, like forgiving student loans and free education and just a lot of his humanitarian ideas and things, really align with what I see as a need in our Woman looking casual sex Big Wells Texas every day.
She hopes to cross paths with Sanders at some point in the future.
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