The Internet Is Losing Its Mind Over This Sexist Tweet From The English FA – And Rightfully So
There's a shitstorm a'comin'
In the wake of the official Twitter feed of the England Football Team making a sexist and truly dimwitted tweet, the internet is doing what it does best: creating an absolute shitstorm, and being hilarious in the process.
In case you missed it, here's what they said:
Oh, dear. The handlers of the England feed quickly realised that they'd made a huge mistake and removed the comment, but the ire of Twitter has not abated yet, as you can see below.
RT @FA: Lionesses families delighted to welcome home their heroes, having not had any proper dinner since World Cup started.— Rufus Hound (@RufusHound) July 6, 2015
'The Lionesses go back to wearing skirts today. But have proved that they can also wear shorts sometimes.' - The FA.— Rhys James (@rhysjamesy) July 6, 2015
Our #lionesses go back to being professional footballers today, but the FA will always be a bunch of blundering bellends.— Eddie Robson (@EddieRobson) July 6, 2015
Our #Lionesses go back to practising witchcraft and being sperm receptacles today, but they have taken on another title: footy women— Ben Machell (@ben_machell) July 6, 2015
RT @england: Our Lionesses go back to being slayers, ninjas, top Mi6 agents, dementor hunters... But obviously we can't talk about that.— J Courtenay Grimwood (@JonCG) July 6, 2015
As I understand the men's game, the Lionesses now go back to crashing cars and being arrested for domestic abuse— What duck? (@geeoharee) July 6, 2015