30th May 2007, by Andrew Barr

10 Yetis Covers Ears - Tony Blair, Swearing Cut

No, I have not missed a letter "n" off the title :-) this really was a headline in a major national newspaper the other day.

Turns out that Alastair Campbell's memoirs have gone to Blair for review and one of the things that were canned from them was the fact that Blair uses fowl language when he is in the office.

Apparently Blair and his new advisers are keen to keep his image squeeky clean and so Campbell was advised to reword some of the more sensitive words Blair used...

Crony Blair
Imagine him pausing in his speech whilst reading this!

Sounds like when the TV companies used to sensor films in the late 90's!

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