Andrew YangAndrew YangSurprise: Andrew Yang's favorite president is a Republican Yang: It's a 'mischaracterization' to say Democrats are for open borders Steyer calls on DNC to expand polling criteria for debates MORE is making a small yet bold fashion statement at the second of the first two Democratic presidential debates: He's sans a necktie.

The tech entrepreneur took the debate stage in Miami on Thursday in a tie-less suit. Male White House hopefuls traditionally sport ties at debates. Yang, 44, was the first to ditch the neckwear in the 2020 primary debates.

Many social media users jumped on the sartorial choice:

The tie, or lack thereof, quickly took on a life of its own: