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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – First there was Gritty, now there is Squiggles.

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Philadelphia’s Please Touch Museum introduced its new mascot Sunday during a birthday party.

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The purple haired, wild-eyed character is inspired by children’s drawings.

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Visitors voted on his name.