In response to Gary Oliver: Quick, change channel! It’s the Anna and Chuka Brexit-Bashing Show, Owen_Morgan wrote:
It’s the Straw Man element in Chuka Umunna’s pontifications which most irritates:
‘Nobody voted to jump off a cliff. Nobody voted to be poorer.’
No, but more than seventeen million people voted to leave the EU and it is not for Chuka Umunna to reverse-engineer the statistics to claim to be able to identify voters’ motives as ones which never existed, or to invent new ones.
As for Soubry, she is getting more and more like one of those Japanese soldiers back in the Eighties, who would stagger out of some patch of jungle to discover that the war ended decades ago. Her struggle makes no sense and is entirely about ego.