35 years ago he pretended he was the author of a speech about social progress in which he said he was the first person in his family to go to university and his wife (maybe not the current one,) was the first in her family to get into higher education.

In reality the author of that speech was former UK Labour Party leader Neil Kinnock, an inspiring public speaker and a man who wrote his own speeches.

Even so far back Joe was too stupid to think that the British media would remember that Kinnock speech.

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