You get back from the pub and… pic.twitter.com/Imvy7C8ugd
— Media Guido (@MediaGuido) May 10, 2017
Leaking the manifesto, a sacred political document, would normally be seen as treachery. Something tells Guido that someone, somewhere thought it be in their interests to leak it. Guido got his copy of the manifesto late last night, he would have had it out an hour or two earlier if he hadn’t been in the pub. It was a scan of a document marked “DRAFT CONFIDENTIAL”. It has marks from a copier or a scanner and wasn’t an original digital file in original word document or PDF format.
So Cui Bono?
It could of course have been a cock-up, the classic document left on a copier scenario…