KARACHI: As soon as news of the Lahore High Court verdict ordering a ban on the social netwroking website Facebook filtered in, users of the micro-blogging website Twitter started making witty 140-character jokes about the ban.
Here’s a selection of some of the funniest.
From @acorn: What's the difference between Facebook and Jamaat-ud-Dawa? Ans: Facebook is banned in Pakistan
From @acorn: Dear Facebook: if the Pakistani govt bans you, you only have to resurface under a new name.
From @rshakoor: LHC bans Facebook and musharraf loses his entire constituency
From @mosharrafzaidi: How is Leon Panetta going tp update his #FB status?
From @fakebalthakre: Pakisthanis can't use FB until May 31.Excellent opportunity for Hindusthan to block water to all Pak farms on Farmville.
Add your own favourites as comments below.