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The first real gaffe of the EU referendum? It’s from Charles Moore

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">Unlike everyone else, he has said what he actually believes</span></p>

4 June 2016

9:00 AM

4 June 2016

9:00 AM

It was a famous American editor and columnist Michael Kinsley who once defined the political ‘gaffe’ as something that occurs when a politician tells the truth; and he was right, for it is usually the case that a person gets into most trouble when he publicly says what he actually believes.

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