The 2016 race for president has been filled with the unlikeliest of figures -- from bizarre debate shoutouts (see: Rosie O'Donnell and Honest Abe) to recurring mentions (like Russian President Vladimir Putin).

And some inanimate objects -- such as Mexico's wall -- have become so synonymous with this election cycle that they've taken on a life of their own.

Move over, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton: Here are the true stars of this election season.