Never make a threat you’re not prepared to carry out.
And journalist Matthew Goodwin threatened to eat a copy of his book on Brexit if Jeremy Corbyn and Labour got more than 38% of the vote in the General Election.
Labour got over 40%, and Goodwin was as good as his word. Good man.
This man just ate (some of) his book live on Sky News after making an incorrect #GE2017 prediction
Posted by Sky News on Saturday, June 10, 2017
It’s great to see a bit of honesty in British politics these days, isn’t it?
And let’s hope he doesn’t get struck down by (oh ho!) verbal diarrhoea!!!