Daily Mail vs. Twitter, Round 12,376

On Wednesday the Daily Mail published a front page that vehemently opposed David Cameron’s EU ‘deal’. Evoking the spirit of pre-war Britain, it asked: “Who Will Speak for England?”



On cue, Twitter (as a collective entity, rather than a plateauing corporate) sprung into action, rhetorically answering the question #whowillspeakforengland?

The platform’s multiple in-tweet picture functionality did the rest…

I had a go, obvs:

With over 35,000 mentions on twitter of the hashtag (not including the countless other efforts without it) we can safely call that a meme, and a successful one.

It’s one of those occasions Twitter really comes into it’s own.

What a time to be alive.

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