Blame-gaming and rubbishing still the order of the day for UK establishment

London Letter: Cummings and Frost refuse to take responsibility in dramatic fashion

During an interview, former Number 10 special adviser Dominic Cummings could not say for certain if Brexit was a good idea. Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC/AFP

During an interview, former Number 10 special adviser Dominic Cummings could not say for certain if Brexit was a good idea. Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC/AFP

In his interview with BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg this week, Dominic Cummings affected a self-deprecating attitude as he decanted a bucket of ordure over the head of his former patron, Boris Johnson.

“My view is there’s very little that I actually know very much about, I’m open to all kinds of disagreements about things,” he said.

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