Boris Johnson is like Winston Churchill, in that even his bitterest critics concede that he is extraordinarily talented. Attacks on Johnson, as on Churchill, often begin, “Sure, he is brilliant, but…” This clip from a recent interview illustrates the point. It also reflects that Johnson, like Donald Trump, has a sense of humor:
Boris reciting the Iliad from memory. In ancient Greek.
Your move, Labour.pic.twitter.com/hm8x0HAtoD
— Old Holborn ✘ (@Holbornlolz) December 24, 2019