There are some scary things happening in the world right now.
The threat of ISIS:
That unnerving moment when you worry that your oven may have become radicalised. pic.twitter.com/qhpfkTyyhv— Jason (@NickMotown) September 4, 2014
The threat of Boris Island:
And the fact that Tony Blair was named Philanthropist Of The Year at the GQ Awards:
Winner of the GQ Elephant of the Year award announced. pic.twitter.com/3ybqgZfv3Y— Boothby Graffoe (@boobygraffoe) September 3, 2014
And that's before we even get to the return of 'The X Factor', or Gary Barlow's tax affairs:
.@GaryBarlow now what about that song you did for the queen— Keri (@kerihw) September 2, 2014
But as the late, great Joan Rivers herself said: “Life is so difficult and I cope with it by making jokes about absolutely everything.” So with that in mind, here were some of the Twitter funnies that kept us going through this week's news...