Twitter Tommy Robinson

Something about Tommy Robinson’s D-Day tribute didn’t look quite right and got him mocked into next year

World leaders have been gathering in northern France to mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day.

On 6 June 1944, tens of thousands of soldiers landed on five beaches in Normandy. The largest amphibious invasion in the history of warfare, it played a crucial role in the defeat of Nazi Germany and the liberation of Europe.

Extraordinary and incredibly moving scenes they were too.

Less so was this tribute by Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, AKA Tommy Robinson, who paid his own tribute of sorts on Twitter.

And quite apart from anything else you might want to say about it (or him) there was something about it that really confused people (see if you can spot it).

Got it yet? Of course you’ve got it!

And just in case he still hadn’t got it.

Some people went beyond the call to point it out to him direct.

To which he replied …

Oh, right. Really?

And finally …


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