The new iOS update features a batch of brand new emojis
Ok, so in all likelihood, the iOS emoji update had nothing to do with Liam Gallagher, but we can’t help feeling he’d enjoy the presence of a particular new emoji on the block: the potato. Confused? You probably don’t follow Liam on Twitter.
In the past few months, the younger Gallagher has been subtweeting his brother Noel by posting pictures of him alongside the simple caption ‘Potato’. It began on May 24 with a double-pronged assault – one photo with the caption ‘potato’ sent twice, three minutes apart, followed hours later by the tweet ‘FUCK OASIS’:
Then, just over a month afterwards, LG provided us with a pouting variation on the theme:
Then came two more missiles in the potato wars:
Later he responded thus to Noel’s comment that he tells selfie-seekers to ‘go fuck themselves’:
And Liam’s most recent potato tweet, below, was posted in September:
Back in June, Noel spoke to the Toronto Star about Liam’s first set of tuber-related attacks. “That’s so unlike him,” he said. “I guess it was about him staying relevant. If you’re him, what else is there to tweet about? How his spring/summer collections are doing for his clothing firm? I’m not sure that warrants a tweet. Should he ever climb out of the ‘where are they now’ basket and grant you an interview, ask him. I’m sure you’ll get a typically fucking surreal answer.”
To be honest, though, you might just get this:
And that’s fine.
Check out more new emoji in the picture below – the new ones include Bowie, the avocado, the clown, and the long-awaited Facepalm emoji.