Politics lee anderson Reform UK self-owns

Lee Anderson described Reform UK as ‘the fox is in the hen house’ and it was a supremely satisfying self-own

It’s the first week back in the Commons after last week’s landslide Labour win, and no-one is keener to tell you about it than the five Reform UK MPs.

There’s no space here for all the various slo-mo and massively cringe-inducing videos which they’ve been pumping out, but there is room for this particular tweet by former Labour, former Conservative, and current Reform UK-er, Lee Anderson.

And we mention it because we can’t imagine how excited he presumably was to come up with the fox in the henhouse thing – or how excited he was after someone else came up with it – but it might be the truest thing he’s said.

Because – this.

Self-own of the week? Probably.

And they weren’t the only ones to point it out.

And also this.

And finally!


Nigel Farage’s maiden Commons speech was exactly as you’d expect and the look on this Lib Dem MP’s face surely spoke for us all