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Nigel Farage got extremely excited about passports on Twitter, and it goes without saying that he got well and truly roasted for it.
Taking to the social media site, he quote tweeted an old video he'd shared, alongside the message:
We want our passports back!
In the tweet, he shared a photograph of himself holding up a new-style passport without the mention of the European Union, alongside the caption:
We got our passports back!
We got our passports back! https://t.co/o1yhYdxl8z https://t.co/FZ75CyvDd1 — Nigel Farage (@Nigel Farage)
@Nigel_Farage I HAVE A DREAM, Mr Farage ....
(And you're not in it...) https://t.co/21s1XriVEQ — Femi (@Femi)
@Nigel_Farage No offence but your life must be pretty fucking dull if you're that obsessive about and pleased by sl… https://t.co/r5n7Sh4UCA — James Felton (@James Felton)
@Nigel_Farage I thought you’d be rocking one of these, Nige. https://t.co/3KmZyY5WCf — Mark Bartlam (@Mark Bartlam)
@Nigel_Farage Nobody cares about the colour of a document they use for a few minutes a few times a year. — Steve Hunt 🔶🇪🇺 #FBPPR #FBPA #FBPE (@Steve Hunt 🔶🇪🇺 #FBPPR #FBPA #FBPE)
@Nigel_Farage The German one, you keep in back pocket, ja? https://t.co/LuCx9lXGuZ — Jan T. (@Jan T.)
@Nigel_Farage can the rest of us have our country back — Holly Baxter (@Holly Baxter)
Despite the UK's continued membership of the EU, the travel documents without the European title were issued from March 30, the day after the official Brexit deadline.
In news that's even more exciting for passport enthusiasts, the classic blue passports are due to be issued from the end of the year.
HT The National
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