Blair hopes TV "masochism" will win over voters
In one recent speech -- condemned as cheesy by some, applauded as an impressive heart-to-heart by others -- Blair compared his relationship with Britons to a turbulent marriage. 'I understand why some people feel angry not just over Iraq, but many of the difficult decisions we have made. And, as ever, a lot of it is about me,' he said last month. (Reuters)
Nuns marry Jesus, and that's fine, no disrespect to them. But the idea of the British public playing stroppy vicar's wife to the Reverend Phony's gimp is beyond satire. Let him grovel till polling day, then kick him in the ballotbox.