'Let's all have a moment of silence for the poor soul who this morning will have to explain "hung parliament" to Trump'
The best side-effect of a national event like a General Election? All the Twitter LOLZ.
An unexpectedly dramatic night brought out the very best in a lot of Tweeters, whose jokes, memes and dry observations powered many of us through a long night of vote-counting.
Here are some of the funniest election tweets: