Blair’s nightmare is unlikely to be repeated here

On any reasonable scale of controversial assertions, saying that British Prime Minister Tony Blair has been having a rough time of it recently would come pretty low.

6th May, 2006

On any reasonable scale of controversial assertions, saying that British Prime Minister Tony Blair has been having a rough time of it recently would come pretty low.

In fact, it’s hard to think of the last time he had any good news. Even last year’s election victory was greeted with a whimper and a sense of resignation rather than excitement.

The most cutting comment of all surely came from the new...

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