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Evidence that political journalists don't really understand the world beyond the Westminster Village, part 93 | Stephen Tall

Evidence that political journalists don’t really understand the world beyond the Westminster Village, part 93

by Stephen Tall on February 20, 2013

Benedict-Brogan_140Okay, Ben Brogan, I’ll give you the benefit of the doubt and assume this sentence in your Morning Briefing on the Eastleigh by-election today was deliberately ironic:

Whether Ukip receive a polling boost from the Times‘s report of the party’s endorsement of the French nationalist Marine Le Pen at the Cambridge Union last night remains to be seen.

No. No, it really doesn’t remain to be seen.

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