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This badger is better at tweeting than you

Going to the zoo will never be the same again.

TWITTER ACCOUNTS FOR animals are surprisingly common and usually aren’t that funny.

But the Johannesburg Zoo has found a way to make animal tweeting truly entertaining.

BG the badger (and a human with a sense of humour we’d imagine) tweets from @zootweetslive and a motion sensor system has been set up in his enclosure so that his tweets can be sent to coincide with things he’s actually getting up to:

Joburg Zoo / YouTube

Not only that but the tweets are pretty hilarious, the kind of impressively witty tweets we wish we could come up with:

There’s sharp commentary on the kids who come to the zoo:

Interesting nature facts:

Keeping the peace with the other animals:

Thinking of new music ideas:

And making a decent play on a typical internet word for eating:

Good work Tweeting Badger, good work.

H/T to Buzzfeed

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