Piers Morgan, 54, took to the micro-blogging site to slam the Dancing On Ice judge Jason Gardiner, 47, after the latter took aim at the Good Morning Britain host. In view of his 6.8 million Twitter followers, the ITV anchor retweeted a post from Jason which read: “@piersmorgan #PinguMorgan upset by ‘fowl abuse’ he’s gotten on social media. Boo hoo brings a tear to a glass eye! #Facebooktears.” Piers fired back: “Hi Jason, it’s ‘foul’ – you illiterate twerp.” The Dancing On Ice star’s comments comes after the GMB host revealed on the show that he received the most “foul” abuse following a petition to have him removed from the show.
The pair’s fiery exchange did not end there as the broadcaster was at the centre of a debate about transphobia with his guest Benjamin Butterworth on the ITV programme today.
During the live show, Piers slammed the “snowflakes” who have attempted to have him sacked from the breakfast show after the petition began making the rounds online.
Jason later posted a follow…