Owen Smith today insisted the Labour leadership election was on a “knife edge” – despite a poll showing Jeremy Corbyn has a substantial lead.
Sky News presenter Kay Burley poured, friendly, scorn on Smith’s claim.
“You’re toast aren’t you,” she told him. “I mean you’ve got no chance of being Labour leader.”
Smith replied: “I don’t agree with that at all. There’s been one poll that puts me 20 points behind.”
Burley jumped in: “24 points…”
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