Nadine Dorries embarrassingly retweeted then deleted comedian's mock Boris Johnson praise

Nadine Dorries embarrassingly retweeted then deleted comedian's mock Boris Johnson praise
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Nadine Dorries embarrassingly retweeted mock support for Boris Johnson and although she then deleted it, the internet remembers all.

Dorries is a staunch supporter of the Conservative leader and has remained loyal to Johnson despite the many accusations of lockdown rule-breaking and the “Partygate” scandal.

In her attempt to show support for the Prime Minister, the MP retweeted faux support in a tweet from comedian Joe Lycett.

The tweet read: “@BorisJohnson don’t rise to it babe, i’m with nadine we r on ur side no matter what xoxox.”

Lycett is a comedian known for his pranks and for trolling people.

This time, it appears his trickery fooled Dorries as the MP liked and retweeted his satirical pro-Johnson remarks that fans knew were fake.

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Once Dorries realised her mistake, it was too late and people had already caught on to the fact she was trying to backtrack.

One person who caught her out wrote: “@NadineDorries You deleted the retweet, but you need to get rid of the ‘like’ too otherwise it makes you look like a snake.”

Journalist Ava- Santina Evans commented: “Not Nadine Dorries retweeting @joelycett then deleting lol.”

Joe Lycett himself also revelled in the fact that he’d been retweeted and deleted, posting it on his Twitter and Instagram, writing: “Getting this framed.”

Someone added: “It says a lot when a minister in charge of ‘digital culture’ stuff has less Twitter nous than my ten-month-old whose main hobbies are shitting, eating and sleeping.”

Better luck next time.

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