The best Twitter reactions to Nick Clegg's shock Facebook hire

Nick Clegg

Ex-deputy prime minister Nick Clegg is to hang up his governmental boots as he joins challenged social giant Facebook.

Facebook's decision to appoint Nick Clegg as head of global affairs and communications has left some a little gob-smacked. Here's what Twitter had to say...

Some saw the irony

Others tried to see the funny side

Some were sceptical given Clegg's performance as the UK's deputy PM

Others highlighted that Clegg is one of many MP's to end up at a tech company

His ex-colleagues at Westminster also had something to say

Some pointed out the parallels between Clegg's rise to deputy PM and his Facebook appointment

But a few people said that the hire made perfect sense

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