The new Trump “Repubby Buddies” inaction figure has an extended index finger ready to tweet. (Photo Credit: Time Bandits x Todd Action — “The Trump Show”)

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GOP Launches New “Repubby Buddies” Inaction Figures As Part Of Rebranding Effort

Major PR campaign is aimed at boosting Republican likability after steep drop in approval ratings

Above: the prototype Paul Ryan inaction figure. BM originally played with the “Royal Bobbles” concept but decided on Repubby Buddies. (Photo Credit: Entertainment Earth)
Desperate to try anything, Republicans hope their new Repubby Buddies inaction figures will recall the friendly and popular Teletubbies characters.
Nick Price of Burston-Marsteller says his team is still working on the right look for McConnell’s Mr. McTurtle inaction figure: ”We’re not there yet, but we’re close.” (Photo Credit: Crooks and Liars)

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