The Labour Party’s surprise victory earning them seats and denying the Conservatives a majority government got Corbyn really excited. The 68-year-old politician was elected for the ninth time and earned the biggest vote for any candidate ever in the Islington constituencies.
While celebrating, Corbyn and Thornberry attempted to give each other a high five, except Corbyn went in at the wrong time.
The high five took a turn when Corbyn accidentally slapped Thornberry’s breast, a moment that was captured right in front of the cameras:
Twitter has become obsessed with the awkward interaction between the two: