UK: Why are you called the Liberal Demo-CATS? Joey Essex grills Nick Clegg

As political grillings go, it was not exactly Jeremy Paxman.

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg today faced a grilling from TOWIE star Joey Essex, who seemed a little confused about the Liberal Democrats’ name, and what the election was all about.

Mr Clegg had to patiently explain that the party was not called ‘Demo-cats’, after Essex wondered why it had such a ‘weird’ name.’

In tribute to the star’s blunder, the party changed the logo on its website from the yellow bird to a yellow cat…