Museum unveils new Fauci bobbleheads after previous edition sells out
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The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame Museum on Thursday unveiled two new Anthony FauciAnthony FauciThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Cheney poised to be ousted; Biden to host big meeting Overnight Health Care: Biden announces 1M have enrolled in special ObamaCare sign-up period | Rand Paul clashes with Fauci over coronavirus origins | Biden vows to get 'more aggressive' on lifestyle benefits of vaccines Average US daily COVID-19 cases below 40K for first time since September MORE figures after previous models depicting the nation's leading infectious disease expert sold out.

The two new models include one featuring Fauci in a facepalm pose, a call back to a White House coronavirus task force press conference where he made the gesture.

He later told reporters he was trying to conceal a lozenge caught in his throat, but some interpreted the viral moment as Fauci concealing his chuckling after President TrumpDonald TrumpWarren says Republican party 'eating itself and it is discovering that the meal is poisonous' More than 75 Asian, LGBTQ groups oppose anti-Asian crime bill McConnell says he's 'great admirer' of Liz Cheney but mum on her removal MORE made a comment calling the State Department the "Deep State Department."


The museum says it will continue to donate $5 from every Fauci figure sold to the Protect the Heroes Campaign supporting the 100 Million Mask Challenge, adding that the Fauci bobbleheads alone have brought in more than $200,000 for the campaign.

"In April, the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled the first bobblehead of Dr. Fauci, who has served as the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases since 1984," the museum said in a statement.

"That bobblehead, which is individually numbered to 42,020, quickly became the best-selling bobblehead in the Hall of Fame and Museum’s history and it is now sold out," the statement said.