...for five weeks, as a "candy floss of outrage". He went on to deftly point out that it was coming from "people who never wanted to leave the EU". No shit Sherlock. So while the anti-Brexit candy floss is outraged, it would seem the old school ties ... rest of us, or at least those of us who don't want the UK to leave the EU are just candy floss. And permit me to slightly misquote, if I may, Marie Antoinette, the last queen of France before the revolution (now there's an idea); it's not so much a case ... of "qu'ils mangent de la brioche", than let them eat candy floss.