The question is: Is this the ‘Worst High 5’ in the history of the eleveated hand slap?
UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn attempting to high five Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry during Thursday night’s general election results.
TFW you risk it all for a high five and fall short pic.twitter.com/1klvBMEt84
— Big Cat (@BarstoolBigCat) June 9, 2017
Usually both parties are to blame in a botched high-five, but this one’s all Corbyn. There was never a high-five on the table. Never in play https://t.co/xKbrtoTa0H
— Jon Healy (@JonHealy) June 9, 2017
For as simple as the High 5 seems, it’s actually rather rare, mostly because it requires a lot of precision on both sides of the equasion. In short, the humans people relations take practice … and hopefully doesn’t involve human resources.
And a few other awkward moments to round things out …