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Downing Street Photoshopped A Poppy On To David Cameron's Profile Pic

Someone in No. 10 quickly changed their mind about the Facebook picture.

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Here is David Cameron proudly wearing a poppy ahead of Remembrance Sunday. It was posted on the official 10 Downing Street Facebook page on Monday afternoon.

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The only problem is, he isn't really wearing a poppy. Instead, someone's crudely photoshopped one onto a photo of Cameron that dates back to 2010. Here's the original.

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Here's a before and after.

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People were quick to call out the attempt to stick the mark of remembrance on the prime minister's portrait.

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While other people had a few criticisms of how the photoshopping was done.

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Cue panic in Downing Street. Within an hour someone had managed to find a real picture of the prime minister with a poppy and update the Facebook profile pic.

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Well done, everyone.

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Jim Waterson is a politics editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Jim Waterson at jim.waterson@buzzfeed.com.

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