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Donald Trump was booed by protestors chanting ‘get him out!’ – 7 favourite things people said about it - the poke

Donald Trump was booed by protestors chanting ‘get him out!’ – 7 favourite things people said about it

There’s been no lack of vocal critics of Donald Trump over the four years of his presidency, of course, but it’s not often they get to be this up close and personal. The president and First Lady Melania Trump were at the Supreme Court on Thursday to pay their respects to the late Justice Ruth […] The post Donald Trump was booed by protestors chanting ‘get him out!’ – 7 favourite things people said about it appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 12 hours ago
Ryan Reynolds just won Twitter with this brilliant tweet to a fan in Wrexham - the poke

Ryan Reynolds just won Twitter with this brilliant tweet to a fan in Wrexham

As you’ve probably seen in the news, Ryan Reynolds is bidding to buy Wrexham FC with his fellow Hollywood star, Rob McElhenney. It’s our favourite news story of the day, week, and probably the year, and just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, this happened. It’s a tweet that Reynolds sent to a […] The post Ryan Reynolds just won Twitter with this brilliant tweet to a fan in Wrexham appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 14 hours ago
This dad being ‘helped’ by his son out of a ditch is a lovely watch - the poke

This dad being ‘helped’ by his son out of a ditch is a lovely watch

This video of a dad being ‘helped’ out of a ditch by his son is just the content we needed today. ‘Wholesome dad,’ said Dawn__Amber__ who shared it over on Reddit. Wholesome dad from r/MadeMeSmile And just a few of the comments it prompted. ‘That’s adorable.’ CaptainKona ‘Kids like feeling helpful.’ JamMasterKay ‘JUST HOLD THE […] The post This dad being ‘helped’ by his son out of a ditch is a lovely watch appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 17 hours ago
A shop owner had the perfect takedown of the anti-masker who left a terrible review - the poke

A shop owner had the perfect takedown of the anti-masker who left a terrible review

This response to a bad review, shared by u/ilikeyourchords on Reddit, shows exactly why the subreddit is called r/QuitYourBullshit. This is the one-star review left by a disgruntled customer. And this is the comprehensive and robust response. Let’s have a look at their main points. You and your friend both came into our store without […] The post A shop owner had the perfect takedown of the anti-masker who left a terrible review appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 18 hours ago
Cat Who ‘Works’ At A Rock Climbing Gym Is A Pro At Climbing The Walls Herself, Shows How It’s Done In Viral Video - bored panda

Cat Who ‘Works’ At A Rock Climbing Gym Is A Pro At Climbing The Walls Herself, Shows How It’s Done In Viral Video

Watch out, rock climbers, 'cause there's a new purrfect athlete in town.
bored panda - 18 hours ago
Brendan Behan gave the best possible explanation of the difference between prose and poetry – NSFW - the poke

Brendan Behan gave the best possible explanation of the difference between prose and poetry – NSFW

The poet, author, playwright and songwriter, Brendan Behan, lived a short and eventful life, dying at the age of 41 from the effects of alcoholism and diabetes. Over on Twitter, Aodhán Ó Coileáin shared a perfect example of the legendary Irishman’s wit and mastery of words. This is excellent @BibiBaskin pic.twitter.com/3WvalLxHK0 — Aodhán Ó Coileáin […] The post Brendan Behan gave the best possible explanation of the difference between prose and poetry – NSFW appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 20 hours ago
The only 5 reactions you need to Nigel Farage ranting about Kent’s Brexit border - the poke

The only 5 reactions you need to Nigel Farage ranting about Kent’s Brexit border

Such will be the burden of red tape on lorry drivers, once the UK and EU are no longer operating on the same system, that Kent will be sectioned off, compete with some sort of border patrol, in order to prevent the vehicles from overwhelming the area. This type of chaos in the South East […] The post The only 5 reactions you need to Nigel Farage ranting about Kent’s Brexit border appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 22 hours ago
Emily Maitlis’s unfortunate slip-up introducing Alan Johnson is our new favourite TV gaffe - the poke

Emily Maitlis’s unfortunate slip-up introducing Alan Johnson is our new favourite TV gaffe

Here’s Emily Maitlis introducing former Labour MP and erstwhile home secretary Alan Johnson on Newsnight and, well, have a watch for yourself. “The former Health Secretary Alan Johnson joins us on the line from Hell. “Sorry, Hull” Hilarious! Forget the Prince Andrew interview, this is what you will be remembered for @Maitlis!#Newsnight pic.twitter.com/oRqwExOcYK — Charlie […] The post Emily Maitlis’s unfortunate slip-up introducing Alan Johnson is our new favourite TV gaffe appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 1 day ago
A Somali-born congresswoman had the perfect response to Donald Trump’s racist attack - the poke

A Somali-born congresswoman had the perfect response to Donald Trump’s racist attack

We should be used to Donald Trump by now, but it still shocks when you hear him say things like this, no matter how many times he’s done it before. Here’s the so-called president at an election rally taking aim (and not for the first time) at Republican member of Congress, Ilhan Omar. Trump on […] The post A Somali-born congresswoman had the perfect response to Donald Trump’s racist attack appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 1 day ago
This John Lewis sale item tells the story of one whole year in one simple picture - the poke

This John Lewis sale item tells the story of one whole year in one simple picture

If ever a picture summed up an entire year, then sure it’s this John Lewis sale item taken by Karen Fowler and shared on Twitter by @AmyAbroad. Absolutely nailed it. The story of one whole year in one simple picture. The photographer is Legend. — LaForge (@project_forge) September 22, 2020 This year’s John Lewis Christmas […] The post This John Lewis sale item tells the story of one whole year in one simple picture appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 1 day ago
They played ‘In the Air Tonight’ at a Trump rally and it couldn’t have been less appropriate - the poke

They played ‘In the Air Tonight’ at a Trump rally and it couldn’t have been less appropriate

As the race for the White House nears the final strait, the incumbent seems more and more determined to make sure he gets to keep that all-important seat in the Oval Office. Unfortunately, that means that the Trump faithful have rallies to attend, like this one in Pennsylvania on Tuesday. Imagine trying to contract trace […] The post They played ‘In the Air Tonight’ at a Trump rally and it couldn’t have been less appropriate appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 1 day ago
Woman have been sharing what they’d do without men for 24 hours and the responses went wildly viral - the poke

Woman have been sharing what they’d do without men for 24 hours and the responses went wildly viral

Over on Twitter someone called Veronica – or @wxixp – went wildly viral when she shared the answers to a TikTok which asked the question what they would do if there were no men on earth on 24 hours. She shared the answers and, well, have a read for yourself. ‘Saw a Tiktok that said, […] The post Woman have been sharing what they’d do without men for 24 hours and the responses went wildly viral appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 2 days ago
Pubs will shut at 10pm to help battle the coronavirus – 7 responses worth raising a glass to - the poke

Pubs will shut at 10pm to help battle the coronavirus – 7 responses worth raising a glass to

As part of Boris Johnson’s strategy to tackle a second wave of the coronavirus, the prime minister announced today that pubs, restaurants and the like would have to shut at 10pm. JUST IN: U.K. PM Boris Johnson says pubs and restaurants in England must close at 10pm from Thursday in a bid to curb Covid-19 […] The post Pubs will shut at 10pm to help battle the coronavirus – 7 responses worth raising a glass to appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 2 days ago
This Matt Lucas takedown of Boris Johnson has gone viral all over again because it’s even more relevant now - the poke

This Matt Lucas takedown of Boris Johnson has gone viral all over again because it’s even more relevant now

As you’ll have seen by now Boris Johnson has issued strict new Covid guidelines that he says could last up to six months. They include telling people to work from home (after telling them not to work from home) and closing pubs and restaurants and the like at 10pm (because that’s when Covid goes home). […] The post This Matt Lucas takedown of Boris Johnson has gone viral all over again because it’s even more relevant now appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 2 days ago
People have been suggesting films with Donald Trump as a Bond Villain – these 14 diamonds are forever - the poke

People have been suggesting films with Donald Trump as a Bond Villain – these 14 diamonds are forever

We wouldn’t be surprised to learn that Donald Trump sees himself as the entrepreneurial version of James Bond – suave, edgy and irresistible to the ladies. Actor Devon Sawa, however, sees him as more of a Bond villain, so he set Twitter this challenge: Name title of the James Bond movie if Trump was the […] The post People have been suggesting films with Donald Trump as a Bond Villain – these 14 diamonds are forever appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 2 days ago
This anti-masker doesn’t believe in numbers and we’ve achieved Covidiocy Level: expert - the poke

This anti-masker doesn’t believe in numbers and we’ve achieved Covidiocy Level: expert

Of all the arguments against wearing a mask – ‘the science doesn’t support it’, ‘they do more harm than good’, ‘the government is controlled by lizards’ etc, we have to say that we’ve yet to hear one quite as high up the covidiocy scale as the one offered by this Trump supporter. checkmate fauci pic.twitter.com/8nrzYhrqgz […] The post This anti-masker doesn’t believe in numbers and we’ve achieved Covidiocy Level: expert appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 2 days ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s takedown of a Republican’s ‘dumb blonde’ troll was simply perfect - the poke

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s takedown of a Republican’s ‘dumb blonde’ troll was simply perfect

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had the perfect response for this Republican election hopeful who made the very unwise decision of trying to troll her on Twitter. And if we know one thing about American politics – we know at least two – it’s that you should never try to get one over on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on social […] The post Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s takedown of a Republican’s ‘dumb blonde’ troll was simply perfect appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 2 days ago
This triathlete has gone viral because of an act of pure sportsmanship - the poke

This triathlete has gone viral because of an act of pure sportsmanship

With all the bad news bombarding us every day, it’s wonderful to be able to share a story of the most selfless good sportsmanship. At the end of the Santander Triathlon, Great Britain’s James Teagle must have thought his hopes of placing were dashed by a momentary lapse of concentration, but Spain’s Diego Méntrida, made […] The post This triathlete has gone viral because of an act of pure sportsmanship appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 2 days ago
Whatever happens in the election, Joe Biden wins the prize for the best campaign ad - the poke

Whatever happens in the election, Joe Biden wins the prize for the best campaign ad

Donald Trump spends a lot of time talking about his presidential rival, Joe Biden, dubbing him “Sleepy Joe” or “Slow Joe”. We can only presume he needs to fill up the time allotted for talking about his triumphs. The problem with that, from Trump’s perspective, is that it presents the Biden campaign team with potential […] The post Whatever happens in the election, Joe Biden wins the prize for the best campaign ad appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 2 days ago
Funniest wrong answer we’ve seen this week - the poke

Funniest wrong answer we’ve seen this week

Here’s a wrong answer that made us smile. ‘I almost got it,’ said midget_the_negan who shared it on Reddit. So close! ‘How the hell do you even type that shit in a computer.’ SuperFireBoy200 ‘Now all I have to do is say “But the answer is 17” and some angry know it all will condescendingly […] The post Funniest wrong answer we’ve seen this week appeared first on The Poke.
the poke - 3 days ago
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This guy’s query about dodgy driving didn’t elicit the police response he was expecting

This guy’s query about dodgy driving didn’t elicit the police response he was expecting

the poke - 8 months ago

This driver thought he was doing the decent thing by tweeting police with this picture of what he assumed might be dubious driving on behalf of this lorry driver.

And the police responded to confirm that yes, indeed, it was illegal. Just not in the way he was expecting.

Arresting stuff. (But what about the lorry driver, though?)

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This guy aggressively tailgated this ambulance and the paramedics response will have you cheering

Source Reddit

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