Tony Blair is being put in charge of the one file at which he failed abysmally as Prime Minister. At least that’s how I look at his new job being the Middle East peace envoy.
I remember after 9/11 that it was popular to speak of the “death of irony” and all that. Irony isn’t dead, it’s become darker and more monstrous. I started writing out examples, but really, I’m tired and they are obvious.