Boris Johnson has resigned and the internet has some farewell messages for him

Boris Johnson on The Andrew Marr show
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Following on from Brexit secretary David Davis, Boris Johnson has also resigned from government. As you can imagine, people online had a few things to say about that:

And he’s off

Johnson’s resignation followed several hours of him going rogue again:

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Unlike in the past, Johnson actually followed through this time. People are wondering what that means for the government (if there is still a government by the time you read this):

https://twitter.com/TechnicallyRon/status/1016321740526510080

https://twitter.com/DawnHFoster/status/1016325842811674626

Some people alluded to when Johnson struggled to choose between Brexit and Remain:

Others questioned who could possibly replace a man with the stature of Johnson:

And some wondered what he even did in the first place:

https://twitter.com/hourlyterrier/status/1016323372697968641

Although the biggest joke of all came from fellow Conservative MP Zac Goldsmith:

Because that tweet is a joke, right? Please tell me it’s a joke. I don’t want to live in a country where elected officials are this stupid.

Jokes aside

Beyond the humour, some people reminded us that Johnson isn’t just a joke; he’s a national disgrace:

Johnson is a deeply disgusting politician. He was also a woefully inadequate foreign secretary. And as such, his resignation is welcome, if not long overdue.

The resignation of the government will hopefully come next. Although – again – there’s a good chance it will already be gone by the time you read this.

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