Janan Ganesh is an intelligent guy so I’ll just assume this tweet was an aberration

by Stephen Tall on May 2, 2013

Janan Ganesh — ex-Economist writer, current FT columnist, frequently intelligent political commentator — tweeted thus this afternoon:

Here’s how I replied:

For a more in-depth dissection of why Janan was talking tosh, here’s my post from last summer: How Jeremy Thorpe (and then Nick Clegg) broke the electoral system