Flake asks Daily Show where he can get a blanket emblazoned with his 'meaningless tweets'

Sen. Jeff FlakeJeffrey (Jeff) Lane FlakeSchumer to introduce bill naming Senate office building after McCain amid Trump uproar Trump keeps tight grip on GOP McSally to back Trump on emergency declaration MORE (R-Ariz.) on Thursday replied to the Daily Show's twitter account by asking where he can get a blanket emblazoned with his "meaningless tweets."

"Hey , how can I get one of these blankets?" Flake asked, responding to a photo from the Daily Show account of a man wearing a blanket covered in screenshots of Flake's active Twitter account.


"No better way to enjoy ’s farewell address than in the warm embrace of his meaningless tweets," the photo's caption reads. 

The blanket includes tweets from Flake asking, "Come on, Republicans. Is this who we are? This cannot be who we are." Another all-caps tweet reads, "THIS IS NO WAY TO TREAT OUR ALLIES, MR. PRESIDENT." 
The Daily Show replied to Flake's inquiry by writing, "We take this request very seriously and will do everything in our power to talk about sending you one." 

Flake, who is retiring from the Senate in January, often criticizes President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump mocks wind power: 'When the wind doesn't blow, just turn off the television' Pentagon investigator probing whether acting chief boosted former employer Boeing Trump blasts McCain, bemoans not getting 'thank you' for funeral MORE and his influence on the Republican party. 

Flake used his formal goodbye speech on Thursday to warn that the U.S. political climate "is not healthy."

"I believe that we all know well that this is not a normal time, that the threats to our democracy from within and without are real, and none of us can say with confidence how the situation that we now find ourselves in will turn out," Flake said from the Senate floor.