Another piece of evidence for the Olympic women’s hockey theory of politics, aka the public pays far less attention to politics than most political activists realise:
Almost 20 per cent of people in Britain do not know that Theresa May is the leader of the Conservative Party. [The Independent]
Another one to add to the list of examples which includes the Conservative Party’s general election slogan, the Liberal Democrat position on Brexit, knowledge of Tim Farron and the curious voter from Clacton.
Never underestimate the intelligence of the voters, nor overestimate the amount of of knowledge at their disposal.
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