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This Is How The Internet Reacted To Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Leadership Victory

Brace yourself for Tom and Jerry jokes.

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Jeremy Corbyn has been elected as the leader of the Labour party, and a lot of people on the internet are pretty pleased about it.

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Labour just became a party I can get behind again, after 18 years. It's been a long time coming. #labourleadership @jeremycorbyn

I could not be happier with today's #labourleadership election news. I'm filled with HOPE. Things can change, I believe it #soppyliberal

Yes yes yes Jeremy corbyn... Now let's fix this country #jezwedid

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Others, less so...

So #JeremyCorbyn is the new Labour leader. We're all doomed. 😢

Just take a step back, chill and think, do you really want a back bencher to have a diplomatic decision making role? #labourleadership

I'm happy about @jeremycorbyn and @tom_watson, but AGAIN it's the (white) men running things. More women please, starting with @stellacreasy

But mostly people seemed happy for a stint of #labourleadership and chill.

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No doubt the man himself is stoked.

Tom Watson will serve as deputy leader of the Labour party alongside Jeremy Corbyn, so inevitably, a lot of people are calling them Tom and Jerry

Text from George Osborne: "Labour being led by Tom and Jerry! BOOM! LOLZ" Awkward. #labourleadership

The Labour Party has elected Tom and Jerry as its leaders; that's all folks... #LabourLeadership

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GUYS. GUYS. THEY'RE TOM AND JERRY #LabourLeaderResult

There's a sense we might hear this joke for a while...

So that's us all doomed to five years of Tom and Jerry headlines. #dear #labourleadership

Corbyn's resemblance to another great leader was duly noted.

Orbyn-Wan Kenorbyn has been elected the leader of The Labour Party. #CorbynWins

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Tumblr users stayed on brand by giving the new leaders flower crowns.

The Millifandom have transferred their support accordingly.

Interviewer to us: who are you for then? Us: WE'RE ALL FOR CORBYN NOW

Andy Burnham doesn't seem to have got the memo.

Car pulls up where we are standing - back window rolls down slightly, top of Andy Burnhams head shows "THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT ABBY" awh

Laura Silver is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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