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'Bernie Baby' dies of sudden infant death syndrome

Bernie Baby, the cheerful boy who won the affections of people of all political stripes after his mom posted photos on social media of him greeting Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in a lookalike white-haired wig, oversized glasses and plaid tie, has died of sudden infant death syndrome.

Oliver Jack Carter Lomas-Davis of Los Angeles died Feb. 25, his aunt Anastasia Lomas told the Associated Press. He was 4 months old.

The winsome baby boy quickly became known across the Internet as Bernie Baby after his mother, Susan Lomas, posted photos on Facebook and Twitter of him greeting Sanders at a political rally in Las Vegas.

The candidate himself seemed...

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