Sit down, put your feet up and enjoy this glorious piece of Friday news: Nick Clegg – former leader of the Lib Dems, Deputy Prime Minister and man of the “apology song” fame – has appeared on US airport maintenance signs.
Note to Las Vegas airport. Are you aware you've used Nick Clegg on your maintenance posters? pic.twitter.com/sa2FCIpKXt
— Garth Jennings (@GarthJennings) March 16, 2017
And we can’t work out what’s the best thing about it. That the MP has found himself on an American stock image database? The fact he’s been shrunk down so small? Or the way that the coffee-holding woman is completely ignoring him?
Sadly Clegg himself hasn’t yet tweeted about the image, but the Lib Dem press office has…
— Lib Dem Press Office (@LibDemPress) March 16, 2017
However, there’s still time for Clegg to match Ed Miliband’s response to his sneezing stock image gaffe. Earlier this year, the former Labour leader’s picture was used in an NBC news report about flu vaccinations.
— Gadi Schwartz (@GadiNBC) December 19, 2016
After the incident Miliband tweeted this corker…
Proud of new role in international health promotion. When America sneezes….#flulabour
— Ed Miliband (@Ed_Miliband) December 19, 2016
So come on Nick, at least give us a tweet saying how US relations are soon to take off or the like. We’re waiting…