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Ken Calls Lynton Crosby 'The Most Successful Propagandist Since Dr. Joseph Goebbels'

01/08/2014 03:32 BST | Updated 01/08/2014 03:59 BST

Lynton Crosby, the Australian spinner now advising the Tories ahead of the 2015 election, has been assigned some disparate monikers throughout his political career, including "the Wizard of Oz" and "the Australian Karl Rove".

However, former London Mayor Ken Livingstone offered an even more extravagant interpretation during a debate on Thursday’s Newsnight, referring to the Tory advisor as "the most successful propagandist since Dr. Joseph Goebbels”.

No - he really did. Watch the video above...

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