If you've been watching the news over the past day, you'll be aware that things have gone a bit batsh*t crazy in the UK with regards to Brexit. Yes, even more than usual.

To reduce things to a very basic level, Prime Minister Boris Johnson asked the Queen's permission to call a 5-week-long recess of parliament that will essentially make it very difficult for a Brexit deal to pass - meaning that the no-deal Brexit that he wants from the EU is now very likely.

The move has been seen as both unprecedented and extremely sneaky, and people have been taking to social media to voice their outrage at Johnson.

One of them was actor Hugh Grant, who didn't beat around the bush:

Many people applauded him for being so upfront with his outrage:

Others, meanwhile, couldn't resist having a jibe at the actor's past transgressions...