Watch: All The Political Leaders Jacob Rees-Mogg Has Backed Since Brexit

Is this the most pragmatic man in politics?

Jacob Rees-Mogg has extraordinary adaptive skills – surely key to survival in today’s uncertain political landscape – and last night’s TV showed them off to the max.

Here he is on BBC 2’s “Brexit: A Very British Coup?”, pledging allegiance to Boris Johnson, “an extraordinarily capable politician”: