You’ll never guess what the right wing media is blaming Jeremy Corbyn for today

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The media has blamed Jeremy Corbyn for many things since he was elected as Labour leader in 2015 including:

In fact, blaming Corbyn has become so popular that it even has its own hashtag:

Stage-storming Corbynista

The latest claim, however, puts the rest in the shade. A man stormed the stage during the British entry for the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon on 12 May. And apparently it’s Corbyn’s fault:

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It’s the kind of thing you might expect from right wing blogger Guido Fawkes. But ‘grassroots Conservative youth organisation’ Activate was also quick to share the story:

Although that didn’t work out so well:


There were those who foresaw it:

And those who responded perfectly:

It’s clear that there’s nothing Corbyn’s detractors won’t blame him for. Disrupting the Eurovision Song Contest must just be the next stage in his plan for world domination.

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