'Brangelina is over, love is dead' and other ridiculous overreactions

'Brangelina is over, love is dead' - Twitter reacts to Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's divorce

Many were surprised at the couple's divorce announcement (Getty)

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Judging by the grief-jacking frenzy which engulfed Twitter yesterday, the divorce of two super-rich Hollywood actors is a human tragedy comparable with the sinking of the Titanic.

The Twitterati were out in force to mourn the separation of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, two people about whom we know little or nothing. The orgy of grief would suggest it were a disaster on a par with the conflict in Syria.

talkRADIO couldn't let this ridiculous over-reaction go unmocked, so we've rounded up a collection of the worst offenders.

See the tweets below