Itís backfired on Johnson though hasnít it? If heíd gone ahead with the interview as all the other leaders did, how many would have watched it. As it is the Andrew Neil video has had 5 million hits on social media, and rising. Andrew Neil was able to ask the questions he wanted, and also answer them Johnsonís attempt to avoid scrutiny has also now as a result featured in big headlines on the front pages of the national press. Perhaps heís not such a clever creature.