Da Fink does a Fisk

Guido can’t recall reading a self-described Fisk by a proper journo.* Danny Finkelstein told Guido that he intended to run Comment Central as a proper blog, following the traditional conventions of the form. He has begun by fisking Gordon’s disingenuous statement of yesterday.

So what remains for him to finish his blogging apprenticeship? Participation in a Google bombing? Doing a story about Mrs Finkelstein complaining? Boasting about his traffic figures?

*Andrew Sullivan kinda invented it, so he doesn’t count.

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Quote of the Day

Dominic Raab wrote in his letter of resignation…

“This is, at its heart, a matter of public trust,” he told the PM, concluding: “I cannot reconcile the terms of the proposed deal with the promises we made to the country in our manifesto at the last election… I believe that the regulatory regime proposed for Northern Ireland presents a very real threat to the integrity of the United Kingdom. I cannot support an indefinite backstop arrangement, where the EU holds a veto over our ability to exit…”


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