Don’t ask Jeremy Corbyn this awkward question about Brexit... his fans hate it

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It would probably be possible for MPs to avert a no-deal Brexit – if only it weren’t for two types of people. One: Remainers who would rather have a no-deal Brexit than make Jeremy Corbyn prime minister. And two: Remainers who would rather have a no-deal Brexit than make anyone except Jeremy Corbyn prime minister.

Fortunately for Boris Johnson, both groups appear to be strong in number. Especially the second, judging by the behaviour on Monday of Mr Corbyn’s supporters.

During a speech in Corby, Northamptonshire, the Labour leader pledged to do “everything necessary” to prevent a no-deal Brexit. Journalists attempted to put this promise to the test. If Mr Corbyn failed to form a caretaker government...

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