The Breakout Star Of Claire McCaskill’s Victory Speech

Someone on stage was “serving some real Chloe Sevigny vibes.” posted on

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Sen. Claire McCaskill declared victory over Rep. Todd Akin in the Missouri Senate race Tuesday night, earning reelection against the Republican candidate forever associated with the phrase “legitimate rape.”

But during McCaskill’s acceptance speech, Twitter got a little distracted by Maddie and Lily, McCaskill’s young, fashionable daughters. One in particular baffled and transfixed with her mysterious color-block sleeve…

Viewers at election HQ here puzzled about Claire McCaskill's daughter's one blue sleeve.

Claire McCaskill's daughter is so awkward. Why is her one sleeve blue?

What is Claire McCaskill's daughter wearing on stage behind her during this victory speech?

I'm beyond fascinated by Claire McCaskill's daughter's braid and collared shirt situation. #2012election" target="_blank">">#2012election

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The comparisons came rolling in — Chloe Sevigny won the popular doppelgänger vote.

Claire McCaskill's daughter is serving some real Chloe Sevigny vibes #victoryspeech" target="_blank">">#victoryspeech

Claire McCaskill's daughter is bringing 90s era Chloe Sevigny realness.

claire mccaskill's daughter (i'm guessing?) behind her is giving me chloe sevigny vibes

Debate as to whether McCaskill's daughter looks like a lost Streep girl/Leelee sobieski/or Sevigny

Jeff Robertson / AP

And then there were these guys…

Claire McCaskill's daughter's a super cute little thing. Howyoudoin'?

Getting a brief surge of social capital right now out of the fact that I went on a date with Claire McCaskill's daughter once. #congrats" target="_blank">">#congrats

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