Those poor, poor wingnuts! Someone took away their imaginary friends:
Today, our thoughts and prayers are with the #MAGA brigade, as they howl in despair after half their Twitter followers vanished overnight.
The reason? Those ‘cruel leftist libs’ at Twitter just purged a load of Russian bots, it seems – leading (hilariously) to right-wing Tweeters losing their sh*t. They think it’s some kind of left-wing conspiracy, whereas in fact, Twitter appears to have just deleted a bunch of non-existent fascists controlled from St Petersburg.
Not seeming to realise the irony, many are sharing their agony online with the hashtag #TwitterLockout.
Reality-based Twitter is having a ball: