John Simpson was sharing an anecdote about a moment in Beirut when he was held in what Richard described as a “mock execution”.
"This may be my favourite closing shot EVER," the reporter wrote.
Ahead of the 2019 general election Boris Johnson hid in a fridge in order to swerve the former GMB presenter.
"There hasn't been a GIF made yet that would truly be able to express my admiration for this tweet," wrote one Twitter user.
"Just reading about Hungary where they’re banning protests, pushing through voter suppression and thinking of imprisoning journalists for 14 years and oh sorry that’s us," David Schneider said.
Piers Morgan appears to have reached orbit before Jeff Bezos.
"This is literally the Britain Nigel Farage and Tom Harwood created!," claimed on Twitter user.
"You finally made head racist," wrote one person
They have also hired Nigel Farage to try and boost the ratings.