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The Daily Mail Asked A Big Question And Everyone Took The Piss

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The Daily Mail posed a big question on its Thursday front page: Who will speak for England?

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In a lengthy front-page comment article the paper attacked David Cameron's attempts to renegotiate the UK's relationship with the EU ahead of the forthcoming referendum on whether Britain should remain a member of the organisation.

Inevitably, the internet bypassed the editorial and started to answer the Daily Mail's question: Who will speak for England?

People felt pretty certain they had a good idea...

Was it the cat bin lady who would speak for England?

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The Chuckle Brothers?

This dog?

Ronnie Pickering?

Inevitably the biggest question of our age took over Twitter.

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And everyone had an opinion.

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Michael Portillo using a hairdryer on a chicken?

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

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