Steph and Dom met Nigel Farage – and Twitter was outraged and entertained

How did the nation's tweeters react when the Ukip leader met Gogglebox's finest?

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Last night on Channel 4 saw a TV first: the leader of a British political party at the centre of a light-entertainment programme as Ukip’s Nigel Farage met Gogglebox stars Steph and Dom at their Kent guest house for drinks and discussion.

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Steph and Dom concluded that they would not be voting UKIP after all – but what did Twitter make of Farage’s foray into Gogglebox territory? Was it outrageous propaganda, or just a bit of fun?

From the beginning, some viewers struggled

After all, wasn’t this just a publicity stunt for UKIP?

Others thought it was all in fun

A few were simply eyeing up Steph and Dom’s luxurious B&B

Gogglebox fans were excited about the view

A couple thought this was the beginning of a beautiful relationship

Some viewers were already planning a sequel

Hopefully Channel 4 will have improved their hashtag by then

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But there’s one reaction we’ll have to wait for – Steph and Dom’s