The Telegraph’s summary of last night’s “Second Referendum” vote is totally mind-blowing

After a particularly bruising couple of days, Theresa May had a relatively positive time in the House of Commons on Thursday night. Her voice is coming back, she scraped a win against Parliament gaining control of the Brexit process, she achieved an agreement for requesting a short extension, and – crucially – the vote on whether to have another EU referendum came back with a resounding “no” after Labour whipped its members to abstain.

Here’s how the Telegraph’s parliamentary sketch writer, Michael Deacon, explained what had happened, in his Telegraph article.

Wait, what?


This is how people reacted to his summary.

And this is what others thought of proceedings in the House of Commons.

Actor and writer, David Schneider, posted this delightfully sarcastic comment that perfectly captures the state of Brexit.