No strangers to backwards and forwards quarrelling on the social media website, the 2 went head-to-head as soon as once more in a collection of tweets that stored followers entertained.
The heated argument stemmed from Piers’ opinion on the royal documentary and it’s protected to say he ruffled a good few feathers.
With Harry and Meghan below stress from the tabloid press, it wasn’t lengthy earlier than Piers’ long-time nemesis jumped in to defend the royal couple.
In the unique tweet Piers slammed Harry and Meghan for doing the documentary: “Imagine being two staggeringly privileged royal multi-millionaires going to Africa to make a documentary that supposedly ‘shines a light’ on poverty, violence against women/girls & racial inequality – then in fact making it all about their own terrible struggle? I mean, FFS.” [sic]
Well recognized for being outspoken and voicing his controversial opinions, Piers’ is not afraid of tweeting what he thinks.
Quick to criticise his breakfast present competitor, Dan replied: “Imagine being given a TV show & a newspaper column & using them both to pick on a woman who didn’t want to go out for a second drink with you.”
And, as followers most likely predicated, it wasn’t lengthy earlier than the change become a nasty reputation battle between the 2 hosts.
“Imagine being the dullest, most excruciatingly virtue-signalling, tediously opinion-devoid, toe-curlingly snivelling sycophant on TV? PS for the record, I never asked Meghan for a drink, she asked me,” the ITV host snapped again, hoping for the final phrase.
Dan claimed that Piers was “losing the plot” earlier than he was hit with one other nasty jibe from the GMB presenter: “Mate, the only thing I lose when jousting with you is the will to live.”
Veering away from the unique tweet totally, Dan tweeted: “I’m disappointed with you. We are 4 tweets in and you haven’t compared twitter followers yet. Enjoy the rest of your Monday.”
“Now you mention it, I currently have 6.2 million more followers than you, which makes me 11 times as popular. Not sure how you can enjoy your Monday after that, but good luck!” Piers mocked.
The two breakfast hosts had been at knuckle heads once more just lately after BBC launched its viewing figures that confirmed it trumped Good Morning Britain as probably the most watched breakfast present.
Dan had a pop at Piers on Twitter after releasing the main points of BBC Breakfast’s figures: “For those interested, next best at 21%,” he stated, referring to the ITV present.
Fans of BBC Breakfast had been greater than happy for the group as they flocked to offer their congratulations.
“No contest – quality always wins,” one consumer commented.
Another gushed: “Oooh I won’t miss my Dishy Dan in the morning.”
A 3rd admitted: “You know I have to admit to drifting across to the ‘other side’ but after about five minutes or less of listening to shouty face ruin another interview I’m straight back over to the calmness of BBC Breakfast. Keep up the good work.”
Others took a possibility to slam the ITV opposition, eager to let the GMB host know they backed the BBC present.
As regular the feud fizzled out inside a matter of hours with Piers selecting not to reply to Dan’s supply of assembly for a drink, however as a substitute choosing one other tweet to get one up on the BBC host.
Who is aware of, perhaps at some point they’ll make up and exit for that drink.
BBC Breakfast airs weekdays at 6am on BBC.