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Bill de Blasio Tweets Spectacular Dad Joke About Facebook

The force is strong with this one.

In a move that surely induced cringes in teens and twenty-somethings the world over, Bill de Blasio tweeted a profoundly corny dad joke about Facebook last night.

The missive was deployed at 8:58 p.m. and was both topical and punny. Referring to both Facebook’s new offices and its recent acquisition of WhatsApp, the mayor said:

At press time, Chiara and Dante de Blasio were refusing to come out of their rooms, while Chirlane McCray was shaking her head and refusing to acknowledge the tweet.

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