Author Eats His Brexit Book on TV After Getting UK Election Prediction Wrong

The UK election results were closer than anticipated, and an author who didn’t think Labour would get as much of the vote as they did fulfilled this promise he made:

Labour in fact received 40 percent of the vote, and Matthew Goodwin––a politics professor at the University of Kent––stuck to his word by eating his Brexit book on Sky News today:

You can watch the clip above, via Sky News.

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