UK Prime Minister Theresa May delivered her Conservative party conference speech on Wednesday 4 October, and it went very badly.
Just about everything that could possibly go wrong, did.
In the run up to the speech she was criticised for possibly taking a few lines from The West Wing:
Then, prankster Lee Nelson somehow breached security to deliver her a P45 form "from Boris Johnson".
Then, she started to lose her voice so badly that Chancellor Philip Hammond had to offer her a lozenge:
And finally, possibly the most cutting of all, her set fell apart behind her as she was speaking about
People couldn't really believe the final kick in the teeth:
Later pictures revealed that even more letters had fallen off:
Viewers would be forgiven for inferring that the Conservatives can't build a functioning stage for everyone, let alone a country.