You’ve heard of “the dress”. You’ve heard of “Yanny vs Laurel”.
But now we give you: Rishi Sunak’s magic folder.
Confused? Let us explain…
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has had a little over a month to prepare for his first budget, which isn’t ideal at the best of times, but now the coronavirus crisis is threatening to upend Britain’s already quite shaky economy.
So just days after being embroiled in an internet controversy about drinking Yorkshire Tea (which spawned days of truly horrific discourse) the Chancellor has found himself in yet another controversy.
This time, people can’t work out why his briefcase has changed colour from red to green.
Seriously, watch for yourself:
As #Budget2020 is upon us, is it strange that I’m extremely preoccupied with the Chancellors Rishi Sunak magically… https://t.co/SHtqQCq5Bs
— Dr. Jennifer Cassidy (@Dr. Jennifer Cassidy)
Walking out of Downing Street and past a car, Sunak’s folder appears to change colour from the classic minister rouge to bright green in a matter of seconds on the Sky News broadcast.
Here's the shots to compare:
The internet is, to put it mildly, completely perplexed.
Unless someone can convincingly explain why his folder suddenly changes colour, none of us will ever truly be at pe… https://t.co/RWVXpUB6rS