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The horrible truth: you’re probably going to be talking about Brexit for the rest of your life

The finish line of 29th March is nothing more than a mirage

By Ian Dunt   November 2018

A fringe event at Conservative Party conference. Photo: Matt Crossick/Matt Crossick/Empics Entertainment

Brexit has three qualities which make it so insufferable. It is very boring, very demanding and very long-winded. It is quite likely that you are going to have to talk and read about it for at least the next decade of your life.

That seems intolerable. After all, we’ve so far been discussing it for about two-and-a-half years and we all seem to have aged at twice the normal speed. The news, which used to be full…

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