So Brown has managed to restore some authority by railroading through the 42-day detention legislation with a bribe to the Unionists. This is reminiscent of the dregs of the conservative administration who had to rely on the Unionists, but Major had a decent excuse, lacking a working majority.
Is this legislation to cope with civil unrest should they decide to start another war in the Middle East?
Cameron must be laughing all the way to the general election. Let’s be clear. <i>Anything</i> would have been better than seeing Blair continue a day longer in post, but this is pathetic.