Former Prime Minister and rock band manager Tony Blair voted Remain in today's referendum, and he wanted everyone to know.
Unfortunately for old Tony, he forgot about the fact that a lot of people think he's kind of a dick.
So this innocent little tweet...
I believe voting to Remain will secure Britain’s place as a proud, influential country with a strong economy. TB pic.twitter.com/q6rIJI8JIx— Tony Blair Office (@tonyblairoffice) June 23, 2016
... became so much more thanks to the incredible hive mind of the internet.
(Be careful - some of these are just a little NSFW. You know... depending on where you work.)
We finally discovered Blair's secret identity
And that he uses Comic Sans
Tony Blair lays out the positive case for not hating him ahead of the Chilcot Inquiry report. pic.twitter.com/MuAJZchjLr— VoteRemain (@jwsal) June 23, 2016
Blair also has a big ol' beef with everyone's favourite astronaut
I actually think this is really out of order. pic.twitter.com/o1X7RRq5qV— james menzies (@jamesmenzies1) June 23, 2016
Try as he might, he can't escape Jeremy Corbyn
"I'm Tony Blair and I endorse this message" pic.twitter.com/VCYG6ReU8r— Dr. Hack N. Bush MD (@DocHackenbush) June 23, 2016
A truly startling admission
This explains a lot
Though we're not entirely sure what to make of this
I despise Tony Blair, but he makes an excellent point here. pic.twitter.com/OyGJRoyUKF— Fraser Campbell (@FraserC69) June 23, 2016
We assume this is also referring to Trump
Tony Blair has finally chosen to endorse a candidate in the US presidential election pic.twitter.com/8hrBAVbOMU— HuffPost UK Comedy (@HuffPostUKCom) June 23, 2016
So there you have it, a speedy lesson in why you shouldn't tweet if you're a former Prime Minister associated with a disastrous war.