Unintentional Joke of the day
"I don't know how anyone can say that."
If you want to know why that is funny, and have a bible to hand, look up Judges, Chapter 12, verses one to six.
Actually that's just been topped for unintentional humour by the Labour party spokesman who confirmed this afternoon that Gardiner will be staying in his job despite his open disagreement with what passes for Labour polity on Brexit, as follows:
They really are not even bothering to pretend to tell the truth, are they?
"Barry Gardiner fully supports that position."
There is a recording on the BBC website, which you can find and listen to here, of Barry Gardiner explaining in the clearest possible, if rather rude, language why he thinks the first of those tests is rubbish. (He uses an Anglo-Saxon expression for "rubbish.")