June 24, 2016

BREXIT: WHY ARE LIBERALS SO HATEFUL? “The Left in the U.K. isn’t exactly like the Left in America, but its hateful nature is familiar,” Paul Mirengoff writes at Power Line, quoting crazed lefty “Remain” supporters hysterically chanting “scum, scum, scum” to likely future prime minister Boris Johnson this morning as he was leaving his house with police protection. “Brexit supporters displayed nothing like Remain’s venom. Take, for instance, Elizabeth Hurley:”

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Well, if I had any doubts about supporting Brexit before, I’d say that settles them…

On a more serious note, it’s worth adding that Brexit wasn’t a right versus left phenomenon; as Jeff of Ace of Spades’ Decision Desk tweets, “Real story of #Brexit on electoral level is complete revolt of working-class Labour voters v. EU. Leave won MASSIVELY in Labour heartlands,” adding, “Birmingham? Tyneside? Hartlepool? Sunderland? PRACTICALLY ALL OF WALES? Working-class Brits rejected Labour “remain” argument wholesale” and that “Leave” won “literally every single region of England and Wales w/lone exception of London. Even super-solid Labour Northeast.”

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