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BREAKING NEWS- MP quits his own party!

Fortunately for Jeremy Corbyn (even more unfortunate for the media who were expecting Labour resignations), the defector in question is Douglas Carswell, who was first elected as a Conservative before resigning and joining the UK Independence Party. He fully intends to continuing remaining an independent MP for the seat he represents in Parliament.

Given his record, why doesn’t he also resign from politics altogether?