There’s been wildfires, a pandemic, “murder hornets” and now hurricanes and storms.
To be honest, it’s seemed like the planet isn’t best pleased with us (if you believe in that sort of thing). But now a weather forecast from the BBC has shown us that, despite 2020 incurring her wrath, mother nature hasn’t lost her sense of humour.
There’s no easy way to say this, but a picture of “heavy showers” forecast for Essex this weekend has, well, caused a bit of a stir.
Yup, it’s exactly what you’re thinking.
On social media, British people reacted to this image exactly as you’d expect: by making lots of very rude jokes.
Because 2020 can push us all to the edge, but it’s clearly not crushed the British appetite for a naughty joke.
Here’s a selection of the responses...
this makes a mockery of Essex and I won’t stand for it https://t.co/M0eGnREMXY