Dick Braine’s quit as UKIP leader and the jokes wrote themselves

Richard Braine – or Dick Braine as he prefers to be known* – has resigned as leader of UKIP after just 3 months in the job.

It says something about the state of the party, post-Farage, that he was UKIP’s seventh leader since the Brexit vote.

It prompted no shortage of jokes on Twitter, of which these are our favourites.

https://twitter.com/Dani_Passmore/status/1189568216961572867

*We don’t actually know he prefers to be called Dick. Actually, we’re pretty sure he doesn’t

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