Political Junkie Break

This week's crises reminded me of a classic (to political junkies) confrontation between then-Leader of the Opposition Tony Blair and British PM John Major. Who's who in an American analogy? It's up to you. Maybe Major is Bush and Blair is Barney Frank. Maybe Obama is Blair and McCain is Major.

Editor's Note: We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic. We do not moderate or assume any responsibility for comments, which are owned by the readers who post them. Comments do not represent the views of Reason.com or Reason Foundation. We reserve the right to delete any comment for any reason at any time. Report abuses.

Click here to follow Reason on Instagram


Get Reason's print or digital edition before it’s posted online

  • Progressive Puritans: From e-cigs to sex classifieds, the once transgressive left wants to criminalize fun.
  • Port Authoritarians: Chris Christie’s Bridgegate scandal
  • The Menace of Secret Government: Obama’s proposed intelligence reforms don’t safeguard civil liberties