Poll result 2014: Twitter funnies get to work
There were no holy cows on social media sites once results started coming in and BJP's landslide victory was assured. People on Twitter played on examples from Bollywood and sports world, mixed metaphors had a field day and fun was had by all.india Updated: May 16, 2014 18:12 IST
There were no holy cows on social media sites once results started coming in and BJP's landslide victory was assured. People on Twitter played on examples from Bollywood and sports world, mixed metaphors had a field day and fun was had by all.
Twitteratti picked on Rahul Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal, while Dr Manmohan Singh also made an appearance here and there. The star of the show, obviously, was Narendra Modi. Here's a sampling of what the web had to offer.
@anoopc: There is a great Rahul Gandhi wave in the country... Everyone is waving him good bye
@SirJadeja: Rahul Gandhi to Sonia: "Accha, Ab main khelne jaoon?"
@gautamverma: Australia is now at #2 in whitewashing teams. #1 is BJP. #Results2014
@coolfunnytshirt: BREAKING Performance of Himesh's 'The Xpose' better than Congress & AAP.
@GirinGovind: Now @Arvindkejriwal says that Aam Janata has also become corrupt!!
@Compucaholic: 'If Smriti Irani wins in Amethi constituency, it is only because of Rahul Gandhi. Women empowerment' #Results2014 #ElectionResults
@i_Gujju: Mr Kejriwal, Ramleela maidan is waiting for you to held DHARNA against Public for the mandate #Results2014
@zubby_44: You know your country is changing when the youth is more excited about 16th may rather than 14th feb !!! #Results2014 #THresults
@rameshsrivats: Current situation - BJP+ : 292 Congress+ : 76 Congress needs 17 seats to avoid a follow on.
@AvlaniVarun: Narendra Modi is at home watching TV, apparently-doubtless glued to Game of Thrones :) #THresults
@GirinGovind: Finally after 10 years #Manmohan singh does an intelligent thing. He did Thanks giving and Farewell before he was ousted!! #Results2014
@divyanshkanthra: Now you know what a Gujarati can do for a Visa. #Results2014 #Modiheadsto7RCR #THresults #IMODIfiedIndia
@PapaCJ: Kapil Sharma fired. Re-branded show to be launched - Comedy Nights with Rahul #Elections2014 #Results2014
@jhunjhunwala: Tide and Rin have competition from the Congress. Itni zabardast dhulai hui hain.
@SirJadeja: BREAKING: Rahul Gandhi is praying for rain so that he can win by Duckworth Lewis. #ElectionResults #Elections2014 #Results2014 #THresults