Quite remarkable, brazen and untrue: how a Brexiter minister made up a number

Meet Rory Stewart, Conservative MP, government minister, a supporter of Theresa May’s Brexit deal and self-confessed inventor of numbers:

Rory Stewart quote #1 - 80% of the British public support the deal
Rory Stewart quote #2: I'm producing a number to try to illustrate what I believe
Hat-tip: John Oliver and @Femi_Sorry

Kudos to Emma Barnett for pushing Rory Stewart on his ‘evidence’.

I think the correct reaction to this is:
A small boy crying out in shock - Photo by Ben White on Unsplash


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