Deservedly or not, Brits have a reputation for awkward politeness. Twitter [email protected], which is run by a collective of funny people on the internet, highlights that reputation with its Twitter hashtag game.
Through the game, users tasked with creating their awfully British take on the topic at hand. Sunday nights game was dubbed#AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews, and it managed to go viral.
I was very disappointed but if that upsets you then I liked it, Twitter [email protected]_fogg wrote.
Simply not cricket. ……..
— (((Trumpton Camra))) (@Trumpton_camra) October 13, 2019
I was very disappointed but if that upsets you then I liked it
— Bryan Fogg (@bryan_fogg) October 13, 2019
#AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews it was a terrible product, not fit for purpose, badly packaged and it caught fire as soon as I opened it and gave me 3rd degree burns so I have deducted a star.
— Captain Adventure (@MrDamocles99) October 13, 2019
I'm so sorry the book I ordered didn't arrive and I'm so sorry you are going to have to send me an replacement.
Again, sorry…please accept my apology. #AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews
— Ali (@tavistockgirl) October 13, 2019
Twitter [email protected]_Russell expressed anti-social behavior when around strangers, another reputation among Brits, on the hashtag.
I ordered a book off Amazon and asked for it to be left in the porchthe delivery driver proceeded to ring the doorbell & bang on my door, before taking it to a neighbours.Great, now I have to actually interact with a human to acquire my delivery, they wrote.
I ordered a book off Amazon and asked for it to be left in the porch…the delivery driver proceeded to ring the doorbell & bang on my door, before taking it to a neighbours.
Great, now I have to actually interact with a human to acquire my delivery #AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews pic.twitter.com/m8cEheCGNO
— Vix Russell (@Vix_Russell) October 14, 2019
Others leaned into Brits true, foul-mouthed nature.
It was bollocks #AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews
— Neverending Ghosted Girl (@girl_ghosted) October 13, 2019
#AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews this is a ghastly bloody hellish book
— erick caves (@fucsiabird77) October 13, 2019
I bought a Halloween costume, was meant to be The Joker, all I got was a Boris Johnson mask, scared the shit out of the missus though! #AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews
— Stuart Lee Robson (@Roppa77SLR) October 13, 2019
Twitter user @andlifeainteasy took the opportunity to vent about a very real British problem.
They left the package by the bins and recycling took it. #AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews, @andlifeainteasy wrote.
They left the package by the bins and recycling took it. #AwfullyBritishAmazonReviews
— I'm a believer