The Sun’s front page shows Boris Johnson in an unusual light – 12 hot takes

The Sun newspaper isn’t known for its insightful and nuanced editorials, nor for its balanced and sensitive reporting, but for being deeply entangled in the hacking scandal, dog-whistling headlines and being shunned by Liverpudlians for its Hillsborough coverage. The paper’s political allegiance is currently with the Tories, and today’s front page shows it thinks the (other) Sun shines out of Boris Johnson’s …face.

The astonishing combination of terrifying image and mystifying hot take got people talking.

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Funny tweeter, @GeneralBoles had a criticism that was nothing to do with the wisdom or otherwise of the paper’s lionising of Boris Johnson.

The Sun has a drafts folder?

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This woman’s riposte to the Sun after it said this about her efforts to learn Welsh is 10/10