Boris Johnson says he’s prepared for a no-deal Brexit. Critics say he’s reckless

Press quote (The Washington Post)
05 July 2019

Charles Grant, director of the Centre for European Reform, said Johnson’s strategy could be to “put lipstick on the pig” — getting the EU to agree to minor adjustments to the existing deal but playing it up as a rewrite. “In practice it will be very similar to the previous deal,” Grant anticipated.