A politician said Patrick Stewart was in ‘Star Wars’ and we are not having it


Ladies and gentleman, behold that most base of creatures, the politician trying to land a pop-culture reference.

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was on the Andrew Marr Show on Sunday, and made a blunder that brought the wrath of internet nerds everywhere.

Discussing Brexit, the host Andrew Marr asked Johnson (himself a leading figure in the Brexit campaign) about the recent anti-Brexit campaign the People’s Vote.

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