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Nigel Farage has slammed Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer as they battled it out on reside TV.

A cheeky tweet from the Reform UK occasion chief suggests he would somewhat be watching paint dry than watching the ITV debate.

And replies clearly present that many Brits agree with him – flooding his X timeline with feedback from others who had switched off too.

“I can’t bear to watch it” mentioned one unimpressed Farage fan whereas one other mentioned “me too!”.

Another chipped in with assist for Nigel – who’s working as an MP within the seaside city of Clacton.

“I knew you’d somehow manage to win this debate,” they quipped.

“Could not agree more. Zero character. Zero in common with the British people,” mentioned one other.

At the time of publication the tweet had been preferred 6,000 occasions in simply half-hour and seen 146,000 occasions.

Others throughout the nation, nevertheless, had been glued to their sofas as the talk between the 2 candidates for Prime Minister raged on.

Rishi Sunak insisted the “plan is working” as he warned Labour will elevate taxes.

The Prime Minister mentioned tax hikes are within the opposition occasion’s “DNA”, including {that a} Labour Government would goal “your work, your car and your pension”

But Sir Keir Starmer accused Mr Sunak of not understanding the struggles of abnormal folks throughout the price of dwelling disaster.

The Conservatives chief has flatly rejected this, pointing in the direction of all of the assist the Government gave folks through the pandemic.

Meanwhile, Mr Farage hasn’t had a day with out problem.

Two folks have been arrested after the broadcaster and politician had a drink thrown over him exterior a pub after kicking off his General Election marketing campaign in Clacton. He was leaving the Moon and Starfish pub when a lady pelted him with a banana milkshake.

A 25-year-old girl was arrested on the scene on suspicion of assault. He was seen with the drink splattered over his go well with as he boarded his marketing campaign bus.