The potato, and another relatedly embittered Tweet, came apparently in response to the producer of Noel Gallagher’s upcoming album calling it “fun.” The full quote was:
People are going to be surprised. I think people love Noel and they’re desperate for him to make a really big, bold, uptempo beast of a record – a lot of Noel’s music is quite mid-tempo. This one is quite fun.
And thus, accompanying the remark of spudling rivalry, Liam Gallagher also said:
The only thing that might lead us to think that this particular comment wouldn’t be related to Noel Gallagher is the fact that, at least to my knowledge, he is not a ginger (if that’s what it means), though perhaps since Liam also called him “potato,” his insults generally air on the surreal side, so this could be short for gingivitis, as in “that GINGIVITIS.”
There was also this: