The past few weeks in British politics has made things even more unpredictable than ever after 11 MPs broke away from their respective parties to for the Independent Group.
Eight former Labour MPs and three Tory MPs have formed the group, with the likes of Chuka Umunna and Anna Soubry fronting the small clan of pro-EU rebels.
Understandable tensions have been a little awkward between the respective parties since the formation of the group and things weren't exactly friendly between Umunna and shadow trade secretary Barry Gardiner on BBC Newsnight on Monday.
During his comeback to the BBC host, Gardiner gave Umunna a gentle tap on the arm, which the MP for Streatham seemed to take exception to and noticeable stiffened and looked down at where Gardiner's hand had been.
“If you look at what happened at our party conference, we laid out all of this systematically”
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