Boris Johnson makes OJ Simpson murder trial joke at vaccination centre
That charming wit...
Boris Johnson made a joke referencing OJ Simpson's murder trial as he struggled to put on a pair of gloves at a vaccination centre.
Visiting a vaccination centre in Cwmbran, South Wales, the prime minister said "I feel like OJ Simpson" as he tried to squeeze into a pair of blue disposable gloves.
Johnson was referencing the murder trial of former NFL player OJ Simpson, who also struggled to fit his hands into a pair of gloves - a key piece of evidence in his acquittal.
"If it doesn’t fit, you must acquit," Simpson told the jury in 1995.
Watch Johnson's faux pas below.
Boris Johnson made an awkward OJ Simpson reference as he toured a vaccination centre. pic.twitter.com/1hnSQNwTLh
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