As seen on Scrapbook and elsewhere, Left wing bloggers have ridiculed the coalition’s “Cuts…”, ahem sorry, “Spending Challenge” Facebook page by creating a goat-themed alternative with nearly ten times as many followers.
The government’s initiative was launched with an absolutely cringeworthy webchat between Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and a fawning David Cameron. In the interests of political impartiality, activist John Wood has since approached Facebook, who cleared time in Zuckerberg’s diary to speak to the left’s favourite goat:
What’s so wrong with the nanny* state?
*Geddit? Goat? Nanny goat? [you’re fired – ed].