Excedrin's "Debate Headache" Tweet Goes Viral

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 3:45 PM

Tonight is the final presidential debate between Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump. Election Day is a mere 20 days away, and for some people that can't come soon enough. Given that the election has dragged on for an astounding 574 days since Ted Cruz announced his candidacy in March 2015, election fatigue is a very real thing.

Enter Excedrin--as in, the headache medicine--whose social media team sent what some are calling the "tweet of the debate" hours before the debate even started.

They then followed it up with a tweet asserting that a debate headache was "unavoidable."

People were amused:

And then there's this, probably accurate, observation:

Tonight's debate starts at 9 p.m. ET.