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Malaysians Are Scrambling To Find This RM2 Pen That Has Just Become A Part Of History

Expensive ballpoint pen? No. Cheap Artline pen? Yes.

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At 5pm yesterday, on 24 November, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was sworn in as Malaysia's 10th Prime Minister.

During the historical ceremony, however, eagle-eyed Malaysians went abuzz when they noticed the pen he was using...

...an Artline 210 Medium 0.6 pen in the colour black.

Thrilled, most of them gave their seal of approval for Anwar's choice of pen

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Apparently, the pen is a favourite among architecture and design students, who claim it is waterproof and its ink doesn't spread on paper.

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Meanwhile, other netizens expressed amusement at the sudden popularity surrounding the Artline pen. Some even said they wanted to get one for themselves, too, to use for exams and to sign their names with.

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However, if you're looking to get the pen for yourself, get in line

The Artline 210 0.6mm pen in black is sold out almost everywhere. Yes, we checked :(

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The Artline pen's stonks are skyrocketing as we speak

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