How come all the GOP can come up with is Carly Fiorina, and the Scottish Conservatives get Ruth Davidson? Our Thailand correspondent, Thaan Win, sends along the following:
OK, Here's the actual quotation by Ruth Davidson, the leader of the Scottish Conservatives as reported in The Guardian:
“That's the difference between our two parties: Labour is still fumbling with its flies while the Tories are enjoying their post-coital cigarette. After withdrawing our massive Johnson,” she added, making the room full of reporters, politicians and advisers, burst out laughing.
“I didn’t say that, you can’t report that, and it would be gutter journalism of the highest order if you wrote down exactly what I’ve just said,” she added, in a joke aimed at Leadsom, who criticised a journalist after her controversial comments on motherhood were published.