Twitter had a bit of fun Monday with Major League Soccer’s newest British import.
Frank Lampard, a longtime star for Chelsea FC and the English national team, signed a two-year contract last week to join the expansion New York City FC. The MLS club solicited fan questions for Lampard via its official Twitter account, but it failed to see the double meaning of the midfielder’s nickname.
New York City FC (@NYCFC) July 28, 2014
Plenty of legitimate queries followed, but so did a whole lot of this:
Do you take prefer 65W incandescent or 15W energy saving? #AskLamps—
Daniel J Bentley (@DJBentley) July 28, 2014
Why do I always get the fan speed and light chains confused? #AskLamps—
Patriot-IronDome (@Patriot_Musket) July 28, 2014
#AskLamps Generally speaking, do you prefer being unplugged at night, or just switched off and left?—
Jay (@MrJayMobbs) July 28, 2014
#AskLamps How are you adapting to American sockets? Can you cope with going from 3 prongs to 2?—
Fook Yu (@WhingerSpice) July 28, 2014
#AskLamps What's your problem with the 'i' in Pixar?—
TIME STOOD STILL (@TheMetalWhovian) July 28, 2014
#AskLamps do you take an energy saving bulb?—
Finn (@FinnMcIver) July 28, 2014
Never change, Twitter.
Hat tip to Buzzfeed for the find