by Stephen Tall on July 26, 2006
Dashing out of the house this morning, late, I could have sworn I heard Douglas Hurd – that über-urbane diplomat – call Tony Blair “creepy” on BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme. The United States has been weakened, it’s not able to do it by itself, even if
I’ve just listened to the interview again, online, and here is milord Hurd discussing the chances of Anglo-American leadership resolving the Middle East crisis:
it had the will to do so. And, as you say, Tony Blair – he’s rather creepy these
days, his attitude to these things, the United States.
The United States has been weakened, it’s not able to do it by itself, even if