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There’s a title I never thought I’d be writing. I refer, of course, to his little performance in the Commons today:
The UK rebate will remain and we will not negotiate it away. Period.
His choice of American idiom has caused something of a storm. As the ObserverBlog puts it,
Has someone, like, just come back from the States, or what?
I have to say that his particular choice of word doesn’t particularly bother me: It just highlights how out-of-touch he is with the British people. And that hardly constitutes news.
But with Mrs Blair yesterday and Mr Blair today, one does have to wonder if this blog is turning into something of a family affair. Tomorrow: Meet Ewan.