nce again proving the old truism that whatever your heart desires can be found for cheap on Taobao, toilet brushes shaped like the US president are currently on sale on the Chinese e-commerce for a serious bargain.
Prices for the Trump-inspired commode cleaning accessory range from as little as 10 yuan ($1.50) to as much as about 40 yuan ($5.75). That’s an especially irresistible deal as the original product, designed and handmade by Etsy seller spacedoutdesigns goes for about $24 (166 yuan).
In addition, whereas it will take weeks for the scrubber to arrive if bought from its actual inventor, Taobao deliveries will only take a day or two max.
Since his presidential campaign began, in what now feels like a century ago, Chinese entrepreneurs have been making money by selling Trump merch, mass producing Make America Great Again hats and flags for Trump fans in the US. In fact, back in 2016, flag-makers in the manufacturing hub of Yiwu said that they knew Trump was going to win because orders for his flags far outpaced those of Clinton.
Last year, some Chinese companies even began to churn out giant inflatable Trump roosters to help people ring in the Year of Rooster in style.
Meanwhile, Trump toilet paper can also still be found on sale on Taobao: