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Former speech writer to Tony Blair says “I agree with Nick”

The former Speech Writer to Tony Blair said that he believes Nick Clegg is making a difference: “By stopping the Tory Right, the Deputy Prime Minister should be applauded by all liberal voters.” Philip Collins worked as Tony Blair’s Chief Speech Writer, responsible for Blair’s very last speech as Leader of the Labour Party. In […]

George W. Bush Unveils Paintings of World Leaders

George W. Bush unveiled more than two dozen portraits he painted of world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, and his father, former President George H.W. Bush.

George W. Bush Unveils Paintings of World Leaders

George W. Bush unveiled more than 24 portraits he painted of world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, and his father, former President George H.W. Bush.

George W. Bush Unveils New Collection of Paintings

The former president-turned-artist has entered his "world leader period" with portraits of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, and Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, whom he revealed once "dissed" his dog Barney

Clinton Memos: State Dinner for Blair–Who Made the List?

Included in the records from the Clinton presidency made public Friday afternoon was a draft of the guest list (begins on page 106) for a 1998 state dinner during British Prime Minister Tony Blair's visit. Here's a look at some of the names.

PMQs sketch: what Tony Blair knew about being a toff, and what Nick Clegg doesn’t

Hattie Harman tried to crack Clegg today. The deputy prime minister, standing in for David Cameron, explained carefully that his boss was visiting, ‘Israel and the Occupied Palestinian territories.’ Not… Continue reading The post PMQs sketch: what Tony Blair knew about being a toff, and what Nick Clegg doesn’t appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Rupert Murdoch Gave Tony Blair $100,000, Then Blair Fucked His Wife

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Last week, we learned that former British prime minister Tony Blair emailed disgraced News Corp. executive Rebekah Brooks in 2011 to offer his "unofficial" consulting services as she faced arrest over the company's metastasizing phone hacking scandal. Show More Summary

Former Prime Minister Emerges as Figure in Hacking Case

Tony Blair, in a phone conversation with one of the major figures in the scandal, Rebekah Brooks, reportedly offered to act as “unofficial adviser.”

Tony Blair Offered To Advise Murdoch Empire, Court Hears

In the midst of the phone-hacking scandal that shook news magnate Rupert Murdoch’s empire in 2011, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair offered some friendly advice to a Murdoch executive, according to an email made public in a London court Tuesday. Show More Summary

Hacking Trial: Blair Offered To Advise Murdoch

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s phone-hacking trial has heard that former Prime Minister Tony Blair allegedly Hacking Trial: Blair Offered To Advise Murdoch - -

Tony Blair Advised Murdoch Editor at Height of Phone Hacking Scandal

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

According to an email revealed during a trial concerning phone hacking allegations at Rupert Murdoch-owned news outlets in England, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair advised one-time News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks on handling the burgeoning scandal just days before she was arrested as a result of the investigation.

Hacking trial: Blair offered to advise Murdoch

2 months agoNews : The Newsroom

LONDON (AP) — Britain's phone-hacking trial has heard that former Prime Minister Tony Blair allegedly offered to work as an unofficial adviser to Rupert Murdoch as revelations of illegal phone hacking engulfed the mogul's media empi...

Short Memories

Just after Gordon Brown replaced Labour's Tony Blair as Prime Minister, on 27 June 2007, part of the UK was hit by devastating floods and we had similar pictures to this we have seen in recent weeks - of politicians stomping around in Wellington boots doing their best to sound supportive and solicitous. Show More Summary

Renzi set to be Italy's youngest ever PM

Matteo Renzi, 39, will break Mussolini's record if he's confirmed as Italian prime minister One-Minute Read LAST UPDATED AT 09:55 ON Tue 18 Feb 2014 See related: Matteo Renzi to the rescue: can 'Italy's Tony Blair' deliver? AT THE age...Show More Summary

Confession: Ex-British PM Tony Blair Was Reportedly Planning To Reveal To Rupert Murdoch His Secret Overnight Stays With Mogul’s Wife

The bizarre, possibly-contentious relationship between power brokers Rupert Murdoch and Tony Blair took another turn over the weekend with a report that the former British prime minister was about to… READ ON

Can the Italian ‘Obama’ Keep Hope Alive as Prime Minister?

He’s new, he’s fresh, he comes garlanded with expectations. He’s been compared with the (young) Tony Blair and described, by TIME, as the Italian Obama. At 39, Matteo Renzi has already made his mark in prominent public office, first as President of the Province of Florence, then as Mayor of the city. Show More Summary

Wendi Deng on Tony Blair: “Really good legs [and] Butt”

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

In December The Daily Mail reported that News Corp billionaire Rupert Murdoch had divorced his third wife, Wendi Deng, over some kind of “intimate note” indicating Deng’s crush on former British Prime Minister Tony Blair. Today Vanity Fair published a portion of the impassioned letter: Read more...

‘Such Good Body & Really, Really Good Legs’: Rupert Murdoch’s Ex-Wife Wendi Deng Gushed Over British PM Tony Blair In Love Note, New Report Claims

Charming and powerful, with a “good body” and “piercing blue eyes.” That’s how Rupert Murdoch‘s ex-wife Wendi Deng described former British prime minister Tony Blair in a just-uncovered note… READ ON

Faith: Why Tony Blair Is Right, And So Dangerously Wrong

On Sunday, Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair wrote an opinion piece for British newspaper The Observer. In it, he asserts that the wars of the 21st century are "less likely to be the product of extreme political ideology - like...Show More Summary

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