15 Tweets Hilariously Reacting To Budget 2017
"Can't concentrate on my work, that 0.5% cut in the USC has me too excited thinking about what I'll do with that extra €1.07"
Budget 2017 is in and, as usual, people aren't exactly over the moon about it.
While it worked out fantastically for sheep (they're getting their own animal welfare programme), smokers were left disgruntled having to pay more for cigarettes.
We've got a quick round-up on how the Budget affects you here, but to see what the nation makes of the proceedings just take a look below...
Fags are now a €1,000 a box in Ireland. Meath Street will be thronged on Saturday. #Budget2017— Stiainín Alltán (@stephie08) October 11, 2016
Praying they don't touch the naggins #Budget2017— Dublin Girlo (@dublin_girlo) October 11, 2016
Budget day, what a time to be alive #Budget2017— rob&dave kearney (@boringkearney) October 11, 2016
I have SUCH a crush on Michael McGrath right now. Such a huge crush. #Budget2017— Muirenn Casey (@KingRatCasey) October 11, 2016
Wondering if you got anything from #Budget2017? Let me save you searching: NO, unless you're a sheep.— Karl Waters (@detlin808) October 11, 2016
Can't concentrate on my work, that 0.5% cut in the USC has me too excited thinking about what I'll do with that extra €1.07 #Budget2017— Ms Tutu (@Ms_F_Tutu) October 11, 2016
#Budget2017: some brief delays in budget beginning as TDs line up personally to receive €4,000 increase in salary each from Min. Noonan— WWN (@WhispersNewsLTD) October 11, 2016
Listening to the #Budget2017 is like listening to the worst Best Man speech at a wedding 💤— Mairead Ronan (@cocomairead) October 11, 2016