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Trump’s cancelled trip to London is being mercilessly mocked on Twitter right now


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There’s not a lot that the people of Twitter like to do more than call out idiocy, and I think we can all agree that the past 12 months of US politics have provided ample opportunity for mockery.

So, when Donald Trump announced that he had cancelled his planned trip to London for reasons that didn’t make a whole lot of sense, he should probably have expected a fair bit of backlash.

Also, it was actually George W. Bush that decided to change the location of the US embassy, before Obama was even in power. So there’s that.

Of course, people rose up in mutual hilarity - and it was beautiful to see.

There were references to classic London music...

And to giants of British history...

And iconic high street shops...

And to our very own wall, which Trump would probably think was built by a loser...

And even to our home-grown chocolate treats...

And our board games!

Our age-old tradition of protest (and our favourite swear word) got a look-in:

And so did our favourite literary bear:

And our favourite Wimbeldon residents:

And lastly, because we love talking about it, our much-maligned by actually quite beloved transit system...

Never change, Twitter.

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