A right-wing UK newsreader can’t bring himself to read the Brexit poll results

GB News is a right-wing British news network along the lines of OAN or NewsMax in the United States. The newsreader in this clip can hardly contain his glee as he announces the results of the Brexit poll. His glee is cut short when he sees the latest results on his monitor. For two seconds, her facial expressions reflect the first four stages of grief: denial, anger, bargaining, and depression. But the fifth stage, the acceptance of reality, is anathema to him. He refuses to read the results out loud because that would make them the truth. The host becomes aware of her fugue state and he comes to her rescue, changing the subject.

The consequences he refuses to accept are: