Quote of the week

“Mr Davey, you have to understand, that we’re all looking at you as hypocrites.”

Audience member, BBC Question Time, 19th September 2019

The audience member was attacking Ed Davey of the Liberal Democrats but the interpretation of the utterance is that the audience are hypocrites! The lady meant to say ‘we are looking at you as a hypocrite‘ but mistakenly used the plural ‘hypocrites’ which suggests the audience are hypocrites.

 

 

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